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Organizations: Health Tags: public health surveillance

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August 23, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of Botulism as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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August 23, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of influenza as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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August 14, 2019

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Degree Days are a measurement of heat accumulation. For the purpose of this report, Degree Days are calculated by subtracting the threshold temperature for West Nile Virus development (14.3 degrees celcius) from the daily mean temperature. Calculating the cumulative Degree Days over a season can...


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July 8, 2019

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Alberta Health undertook a review of the Chief Medical Examiner's case files on all unintentional opioid-related deaths in 2017, supplemented by administrative data from Alberta Health. The purpose of the review was to learn more about the people dying from opioid-related deaths and the...


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June 1, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of Rickettsial infections as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology;...


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June 1, 2019

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Reference list of reportable communicable diseases for medical officers of health and their designates.


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June 1, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of measles as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical presentation;...


Views: 323
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June 1, 2019

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This surveillance report presents emergency department, prescription, and mortality data associated with fentanyl, other opioids and other substances of misuse in Alberta. Produced quarterly, interim updates may also be released between quarters. Results are subject to change based on differences...


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February 26, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of salmonellosis as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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February 1, 2019

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The Notifiable Disease Report (NDR) Manual describes the roles and responsibilities of public health reporters and of Alberta Health in the systematic collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of data to appropriate stakeholders. It provides clarity on the notifiable disease...