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Medical Surveillance

Date of Publication

2/8/2012

Definition

The ongoing, systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of data derived from instances of medical care or medical evaluation, and the reporting of population based information for characterizing and countering threats to a population’s health, well-being, and performance.

Source of Definition

Comprehensive Health Surveillance

Related Glossary Terms

Medical Surveillance | Medical Surveillance

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