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Public Health Surveillance MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Public Health Surveillance
Tree Number(s)
E05.318.308.980.438.700.324
N05.715.360.300.800.438.625.324
N06.850.520.308.980.438.700.324
N06.850.780.675.487
Unique ID
D062486
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D062486
Scope Note
The ongoing, systematic collection, analysis, and interpretation of health-related data with the purpose of preventing or controlling disease or injury, or of identifying unusual events of public health importance, followed by the dissemination and use of information for public health action. (From Am J Prev Med 2011;41(6):636)
NLM Classification #
WA 950
Public MeSH Note
2013; see Population Surveillance 1990-2012
History Note
2013, use Population Surveillance 1990-2012
Date Established
2013/01/01
Date of Entry
2012/07/03
Revision Date
2017/07/03

Allowable Qualifiers
Public Health Surveillance Preferred
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