Review of software for space-time disease surveillance

  title={Review of software for space-time disease surveillance},
  author={Colin Robertson and Trisalyn A. Nelson},
  journal={International Journal of Health Geographics},
  pages={16 - 16}
  • C. Robertson, T. Nelson
  • Published 12 March 2010
  • Computer Science
  • International Journal of Health Geographics
Disease surveillance makes use of information technology at almost every stage of the process, from data collection and collation, through to analysis and dissemination. Automated data collection systems enable near-real time analysis of incoming data. This context places a heavy burden on software used for space-time surveillance. In this paper, we review software programs capable of space-time disease surveillance analysis, and outline some of their salient features, shortcomings, and… 

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