• The table below summarizes the population under surveillance and isolate collection for each pathogen and state as of January 2018. (cdc.gov)
  • However, there are many new biomarkers that have been incorporated into the AJCC 8th Edition as a component of prognostic stage and will be collected starting in January 2018, if they are not already part of routine surveillance (such as breast cancer gene expression profiling and human papilloma virus). (cdc.gov)
  • CONCLUSIONS: The suggested approach should lead to more complete and timely information for public health interventions, however there is a clear need for comparative validation studies to assess the validity, reliability and cost-effectiveness of traditional and enhanced HIV/AIDS surveillance systems. (arctichealth.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Geographic atrophy is the predominant type of AMD in Iceland, and the ratio of GA to neovascular AMD is higher than in racially similar populations. (arctichealth.org)
  • However, most states further restrict the population for certain pathogens to ensure complete reporting. (cdc.gov)
  • Throughout, we illustrate how information generated through integrated surveillance platforms can create new opportunities to more quickly and precisely identify global health program gaps that range from undervaccination to emerging pathogens to multilayered health disparities that span diverse communicable diseases. (cdc.gov)
  • Robust disease surveillance is a cornerstone of global health efforts that range from detecting emerging pathogens and epidemics to the control or elimination of vaccine-preventable diseases, HIV, malaria, and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) ( http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/9789241564540/en/ ) ( 2 - 4 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Location and population of 4 prefectures in China in which active population and sentinel laboratory-based surveillance for bacterial meningitis pathogens was conducted through the Acute Meningitis and Encephalitis Syndrome Surveillance System during September 2006-December 2009. (cdc.gov)
  • These researchers also explain what efforts to track these diseases among people, and the movement of the pathogens in the environment, reveal about how infection moves from animals to people, especially among vulnerable populations. (nap.edu)
  • Consequently, promoting and investing on new and sensitive proven effective and innovative surveillance and monitoring approaches, including enhanced risk communication , improved integrated vectors surveillance in addition to improved sustainable highly pathogens surveillance control programs to human motility and environmental sanitation strategies all represent ' One Health ' approach implementation strategic core. (bvsalud.org)
  • TIBDN has received funding to support surveillance for invasive pneumococcal disease from: Canadian Institutes for Health Research, Ontario Thoracic Society, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Abbott Laboratories of Canada, Bayer Healthcare AG, GlaxoSmithKline Inc., and Pfizer, Inc. (tibdn.ca)
  • Population-based approaches provide ideal platforms for the development of transmission models and for future testing of community control measures directed at influenza and other respiratory diseases, including both pharmaceutical (e.g. influenza vaccination) and non-pharmaceutical (e.g. hand washing) interventions. (who.int)
  • This type of linkage exemplifies the new approaches that can improve cancer surveillance in today's rapidly evolving oncology practice. (cdc.gov)
  • As the final stages of poliomyelitis eradication approaches, detection of poliovirus is critical and additional surveillance activities are important. (springer.com)
  • Enhanced surveillance and response approaches for pilgrims and local Saudi populations against emerging Nipah, Zika and Ebola viral diseases outbreaks threats. (bvsalud.org)
  • Using genomic approaches may also enable improved ability to categorise populations and to stratify them according to the likely effectiveness of intervention. (cdc.gov)
  • The diversity of problems experienced in long- and short-term refugee situations demands a diversity of approaches in disease surveillance, control, and prevention. (cdc.gov)
  • I say, "appear to be," because no good, population-based study had been carried out to date. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The aim of this study was to calculate the observed surveillance costs for 385 patients followed-up over a 3-year period, to estimate surveillance costs if French guidelines are respected, and to identify the determinants related to surveillance costs to derive a global estimation for France, using a linear mixed model. (lse.ac.uk)
  • The objective of this study was to create a nomogram model integrating clinical and multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MP-MRI)-based variables to predict prostate cancer upgrading in a population of active surveillance (AS) patients. (ovid.com)
  • In the second phase of the study, active surveillance for one year was conducted in the entire Cyprus. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The main objectives of this study were to conduct active surveillance of Q fever, initially in "high risk" regions of Cyprus (VIL1 and VIL2) and afterwards in the entire human and animal population of Cyprus, to detect acute clinical cases of the disease and assess the pathogenicity of C. burnetii . (biomedcentral.com)
  • The overall aim of this study was to assess if the small number of reported acute clinical cases of Q fever in the local population of Cyprus, despite the high seroprevalence (52.7%) identified in previous studies, is due to under diagnosis of Q fever or to under reporting of the disease. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Patients -A population based, nested case control study comprising 142 patients with a definite UC diagnosis, derived from a study population of 4664 patients with UC, was conducted. (bmj.com)
  • The study population consisted of all patients with UC diagnosed in Stockholm County between 1955 and 1984 19 and in the Uppsala Health Care Region between 1965 and 1983, 20 who were 10 years of age or more at the time of UC diagnosis and had at least five years duration of disease since diagnosis. (bmj.com)
  • Occurrence of shigellosis in the young and elderly in rural China: results of a 12-month population-based surveillance study. (tropmedres.ac)
  • In 2002, population- and treatment center-based surveillance was used to study the disease burden of shigellosis in rural Hebei Province in the People's Republic of China. (tropmedres.ac)
  • The new Active surveillance was not implemented according to published protocols in 73.5% of men diagnosed with low risk prostate cancer in this Victorian cohort study. (mja.com.au)
  • Design Population-based cross-sectional study using a complex survey sampling design. (bmj.com)
  • The current study aims to investigate the intervention-free survival and overall survival stratified for patients with and without yearly imaging surveillance. (bmj.com)
  • This study aims to examine the impact of dengue epidemics in Guangzhou, China, and to develop a predictive model for Zhongshan based on local weather conditions and Guangzhou dengue surveillance information. (plos.org)
  • Therefore, the IOC has decided to conduct an injury surveillance study during the Olympic Games 2008 in Beijing. (bmj.com)
  • We identified two types of study fatigue: at the individual level, contact and consent rates decreased with multiple recruitment opportunities and, at the population level, these rates also decreased over calendar time, independently of multiple recruitment opportunities. (larmarange.net)
  • As part of the National Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of NCDs in Pakistan, an integrated, systematic, and sustainable population-based NCD surveillance system is being established, and will be maintained and expanded over time. (nih.gov)
  • Population-based, laboratory-confirmed rotavirus surveillance in the final rotavirus season before implementation of the US rotavirus vaccine program indicated a considerable burden of disease on the US health care system. (aappublications.org)
  • We retrospectively characterized HCC surveillance among cirrhosis patients followed between January 2010 and December 2012 at an integrated health care delivery system in Washington state. (ovid.com)
  • As ES for poliovirus is expanded, it will be important to identify factors associated with variation in site sensitivity, leading to improved site selection and surveillance system performance. (springer.com)
  • Similarly, the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 5 a very large national survey, provides national and state-level estimates on behavioral risk factors such as smoking, but it does not permit reliable estimates of such risk factors at smaller geographical levels. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Closely coordinating with the Ministry of Public Health and Population, WHO is working to boost the integrated nutrition surveillance system (INSS) with the aim of providing information that contributes to the analysis of causes and associated factors to take proper preventive measures and promote decisions by partners concerning priorities and the allocation of resources to meet the needs. (who.int)
  • WHO nutrition officer in Yemen Dr Eshraq Al-Falahi trains health workers on the integrated nutrition surveillance system Over the last weeks, WHO has organized 2 training courses on INSS targeting more than 60 nutrition specialists and health workers from Sana'a and Ibb. (who.int)
  • The training aimed to raise awareness of the importance of the information gathered by the new system and how to conduct field investigation to fill the surveillance forms, as well as how to take child nutrition-related measurements. (who.int)
  • The integrated nutrition surveillance system is a crucial instrument for the Ministry for the detection of nutrition and nutrition-related health concerns to adopt policies and trigger response, especially in the most affected areas. (who.int)
  • The UK Obstetric Surveillance System for rare disorders of pregnancy. (ox.ac.uk)
  • The Chinese vital registration system currently covers 41 urban and 85 rural centres, accounting for roughly 8 % of the national population. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In this paper, we review the history of vital registration in China, and describe the establishment and operation of the Chinese Disease Surveillance Points (DSP) system. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The Hazardous Substances Emergency Events Surveillance (HSEES) system, maintained by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), utilizes state health departments to actively collect information describing the public health consequences of acute hazardous substances incidents. (cdc.gov)
  • The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) maintained the Hazardous Substances Emergency Events Surveillance (HSEES) system from 1990-2009. (cdc.gov)
  • A lung function surveillance system has operated from 18 October 1978 at the recovery coke ovens of a steelworks. (bmj.com)
  • Since 2 July 1990, the surveillance system has continued with reselected surveillance parameters and modified assessment of smoking. (bmj.com)
  • Of the 1727 subjects who ever worked in relatively highly exposed positions of coke ovens and hence were eligible to be registered in the surveillance system, 324 with no lung function measurements were excluded, along with 22 females (too few for useful analysis), and four subjects of unstated sex. (bmj.com)
  • We describe this surveillance system and its evaluation. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The talk will focus on the work Chris carried out under the Clinton Health Access Initiative to support the Ministry of Health in Namibia to assess and redesign their malaria surveillance system in preparation for the push to elimination. (southampton.ac.uk)
  • To provide an injury surveillance system for multi-sports tournaments, using the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing as an example. (bmj.com)
  • A group of experienced researchers reviewed existing injury report systems and developed a scientific sound and concise injury surveillance system for large multi-sport events. (bmj.com)
  • The injury surveillance system has been accepted by experienced team physicians and shown to be feasible for single-sport and multi-sport events. (bmj.com)
  • We therefore evaluated the use of genetic sequencing for surveillance of drug resistance in tuberculosis. (up.ac.za)
  • INTERPRETATION : Genetic sequencing can be a valuable tool for surveillance of drug resistance, providing new opportunities to monitor drug resistance in tuberculosis in resource-poor countries. (up.ac.za)
  • As previous studies have shown that those who are colonized are at a higher risk of subsequent MRSA disease, this puts a significant amount of our population--and particularly, our children--at risk of developing serious disease due to this bacterium, which is extremely difficult to treat. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The model includes population surveillance of main risk factors that predict many NCDs and combines modules on population surveillance of injuries, mental health, and stroke. (nih.gov)
  • This editorial highlights the requirement for comprehensive dental surveillance to detect and manage poor oral health (a significant risk factor for bacteraemia) as an essential preventative strategy for infective endocarditis and its potentially life-threatening complications. (bmj.com)
  • The implications Strategies for increasing the recognition of risk factors for HCC and for improving surveillance rates among people at risk, in line with established international guidelines, are needed. (mja.com.au)
  • This can potentially be used as a noninvasive approach for confirming active-surveillance patients with low-risk disease for whom biopsy may be deferred. (ovid.com)
  • Results -Two of 40 patients with UC and 18 of 102 controls had undergone at least one surveillance colonoscopy (relative risk (RR) 0.29, 95% confidence interval 0.06 to 1.31). (bmj.com)
  • Purpose: Prior studies have reported the underuse of deferred treatment (ie active surveillance or watchful waiting) for low risk prostate cancer in the United States. (diva-portal.org)
  • Subclassification of very low risk disease, and active surveillance vs watchful waiting was possible beginning in 2007. (diva-portal.org)
  • The known Active surveillance is increasingly employed to manage men with low risk prostate cancer, both to avoid unnecessary treatment and to monitor them in a manner that allows detection of progression that would justify deferred radical treatment. (mja.com.au)
  • Lack of surveillance increases the risk that men miss the opportunity to be treated with curative intent. (mja.com.au)
  • Low risk prostate cancer is increasingly being managed with active surveillance (AS). (mja.com.au)
  • Patients outside these ages may still be offered screening or surveillance testing if they are in a high risk group. (bowelandkeyholeclinic.com)
  • 11th February: Chris Lourenco, PhD student in Geography and Environment focused on human mobility, malaria risk mapping and surveillance systems. (southampton.ac.uk)
  • ABCs sites collect isolates for all cases included in surveillance areas, except where indicated (*) as different in the table below. (cdc.gov)
  • The predicted determinants of cost were: age, recurrence, duration of surveillance since diagnosis, and adjuvant treatments. (lse.ac.uk)
  • Cancer surveillance traditionally is conducted based on tumor anatomic location, histologic features, size, involvement of lymph nodes and distant metastasis (i.e., anatomic stage) at diagnosis. (cdc.gov)
  • A total of 4664 individuals with a definite diagnosis of UC were derived from a background population comprising approximately three million people living in Stockholm County and in the Uppsala Health Care Region. (bmj.com)
  • Surveillance for poliomyelitis relies on investigation and reporting of children who develop acute flaccid paralysis (AFP). (springer.com)
  • Traditionally, WHO intervenes especially to strengthen nutritional surveillance and to support treatment of children with medical complications of severe acute malnutrition (SAM)," said Dr Ahmed Shadoul, WHO Representative for Yemen. (who.int)
  • Although safe and effective influenza vaccines are available, every year seasonal influenza affects from 5% to 15% of the world's population and causes an estimated 250 000 to 500 000 deaths worldwide. (who.int)
  • 1 Novel influenza A virus strains can cause sporadic pandemics, such as the 1918 "Spanish flu" that killed at least 3% of the world's population. (who.int)
  • Within 24 randomly selected sentinel sites, home visitors performed a census, weekly demographic surveillance of births, deaths, and in- or out-migration, and weekly anthropometry on a sample of children. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This article presents the results from the first season of AGE surveillance through NVSN, which was also the final rotavirus season before widespread implementation of the US rotavirus vaccine program. (aappublications.org)
  • WHO HQ Library catalog › Results of search for 'su:{Population surveillance. (who.int)
  • Maternal death surveillance and response (MDSR) contributes to better information for action by promoting routine identification and timely notification of maternal deaths, review of maternal deaths, implementation and monitoring of steps to prevent similar deaths in the future. (unfpa.org)