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WHO recommended surveillance standards, Second edition

WHO/CDS/CSR/ISR/99/2/EN

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WHO Recommended Surveillance Standards. Second edition

Introduction

National coordination of communicable disease surveillance

Explanatory notes

Sample format

Surveillance activities: criteria and WHO Department

Communicable disease contacts in Regional Offices

Diseases
AIDS
Anthrax
Brucellosis
Cholera
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Dengue fever
Diphtheria
Dracunculiasis
Ebola-Marburg viral diseases
Japanese encephalitis
Lymphatic filariasis
Haemophilus influenzae type b disease
Acute viral hepatitis
HIV infection
Influenza
Lassa fever
Legionellosis
Cutaneous leishmaniasis
Leishmania/HIV co-infections
Visceral leishmaniasis
Leprosy
Leptospirosis
Malaria
Measles
Meningococcal disease
Viral meningitis
Onchocerciasis
Pertussis
Plague
Poliomyelitis
Rabies
Salmonellosis
Schistosomiasis
Syphilis
Tetanus, neonatal
African trypanosomiasis
American trypanosomiasis
Tuberculosis
Scrub typhus

Yellow fever

Syndromes
Acute haemorrhagic fever syndrome
Acute lower respiratory tract infections (aLRTI) and pneumonia
Acute (watery) diarrhoea
Acute (bloody) diarrhoea
Antimicrobial resistance
Anti-tuberculosis drug resistance
Foodborne diseases
Sexually transmitted diseases /syndromes
Annex 1: Software free and in the public domain
Annex 2: Proposed surveillance definitions
Annex 3: Role and use of Geographic Information Sytems (GIS) and mapping for epidemiological surveillance

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