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Establishing a web-based integrated surveillance system for early detection of infectious disease epidemic in rural China: a field experimental study

  • Wei-rong Yan1, 2Email author,
  • Shao-fa Nie2,
  • Biao Xu3,
  • Heng-jin Dong4,
  • Lars Palm5 and
  • Vinod K Diwan1
BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making201212:4

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-12-4

Received: 10 January 2012

Accepted: 3 February 2012

Published: 3 February 2012

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3 Feb 2012 Editorially accepted
3 Feb 2012 Article published 10.1186/1472-6947-12-4

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of Global Health (IHCAR), Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Fudan University
Center for Health Policy Studies, School of Public Health, Zhejiang University School of Medicine
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