Clinical Laboratory Networks Contribute to Strengthening Disease Surveillance: The RESAOLAB Project in West Africa

Emerging Health Threats Journal

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Title Clinical Laboratory Networks Contribute to Strengthening Disease Surveillance: The RESAOLAB Project in West Africa
 
Creator Najjar-Pellet, Josette
Machuron, Jean-Louis
Bougoudogo, Flabou
Sakandé, Jean
Sow, Iyane
Paquet, Christophe
Longuet, Christophe
 
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Description Sufficient laboratory capacity is essential to effective infectious disease surveillance and control. This is recognized in the current International Health Regulations (IHR), which identify laboratory services as a category of core capacities that all the World Health Organization (WHO) Member States are expected to develop and maintain (1). IHR Core Capacity 8 requires laboratory services for every phase of real-time event management (i.e., detection, investigation, and response), with sample analysis being performed either domestically or through collaboration centers (2).(Published: 25 January 2013)Citation: Emerg Health Threats J 2013, 6: 19960 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ehtj.v6i0.19960
 
Publisher Emerging Health Threats Journal
 
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Date 2013-01-25
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
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Identifier http://journals.co-action.net/index.php/ehtj/article/view/19960
10.3402/ehtj.v6i0.19960
 
Source Emerging Health Threats Journal; Vol 6 (2013) incl Supplements
1752-8550
1752-8550
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://journals.co-action.net/index.php/ehtj/article/view/19960/25783
http://journals.co-action.net/index.php/ehtj/article/view/19960/25784
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http://journals.co-action.net/index.php/ehtj/article/view/19960/25786
 
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