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Comparing syndromic surveillance detection methods: EARS' versus a CUSUM-based methodology.
This paper compares the performance of three detection methods, entitled C1, C2, and C3, that are implemented in the early aberration reporting system (EARS) and other syndromic surveillance systems versus the CUSUM applied ...
Assessing the Early Aberration Reporting System's Ability to Locally Detect the 2009 Influenza Pandemic
The Early Aberration Reporting System (EARS) is used by some local health departments (LHDs) to monitor emergency room and clinic data for disease outbreaks. Using actual chief complaint data from local public health ...
Some methodological issues in biosurveillance.
This paper briefly summarizes a short course I gave at the 12th Biennial Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Symposium held in Decatur, Georgia on ...