"Sentinel Surveillance" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Monitoring of rate of occurrence of specific conditions to assess the stability or change in health levels of a population. It is also the study of disease rates in a specific cohort such as in a geographic area or population subgroup to estimate trends in a larger population. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
- Sentinel Surveillance
- Surveillance, Sentinel
- Syndromic Surveillance
- Surveillance, Syndromic
- Biosurveillance Systems
- Biosurveillance System
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sentinel Surveillance" by people in Profiles.
Developing Sentinel Surveillance for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Using Test Results From Routine Screening During Pregnancy. Sex Transm Dis. 2023 01 01; 50(1):21-27.
Potential for the current National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) >3 days after admission definition of laboratory-identified, healthcare-facility-onset, Clostridioides difficile infection (HO-CDI) to overestimate rates. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020 04; 41(4):467-468.
Current role of ultrasound in chronic liver disease: surveillance, diagnosis and management of hepatic neoplasms. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2012 Mar-Apr; 41(2):43-51.
Perirectal swab surveillance for Clostridium difficile by use of selective broth preamplification and real-time PCR detection of tcdB. J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Nov; 49(11):3788-93.
Evaluation and comparison of the health status of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins from the Indian River Lagoon, Florida, and Charleston, South Carolina. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2008 Jul 15; 233(2):299-307.
Increased rate of catheter-related bloodstream infection associated with use of a needleless mechanical valve device at a long-term acute care hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2007 Jun; 28(6):684-8.
Online updating of space-time disease surveillance models via particle filters. Stat Methods Med Res. 2006 Oct; 15(5):423-44.
Monitoring changes in spatio-temporal maps of disease. Biom J. 2006 Jun; 48(3):463-80.
Effect of targeted surveillance for control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a community hospital system. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2006 Mar; 27(3):233-8.
Cost-effectiveness of environmental-structural communication interventions for HIV prevention in the female sex industry in the Dominican Republic. J Health Commun. 2006; 11 Suppl 2:123-42.