Taha Kass-Hout's Biosurveillance : methods and case studies PDF

By Taha Kass-Hout

ISBN-10: 1439800464

ISBN-13: 9781439800461

The booklet follows a ordinary series from idea to program. The preliminary chapters construct a starting place whereas next chapters current extra utilized case stories from world wide, together with China, the U.S., Denmark, and the Asia-Pacific zone. The individuals proportion candid, first-hand insights on classes realized and unresolved matters that might aid chart the way forward for biosurveillance.  As this ebook illustrates, biosurveillance operates in a posh, multidimensional challenge house that includes diverse facts. taking pictures the development of modern day pioneers who're jogging in John Snow's footsteps, this quantity exhibits how modern info expertise might be utilized to the age-old problem of struggling with the unfold of ailment and ailment.

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