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Assessment of the core and support functions of the Integrated Disease Surveillance system in Maharashtra, India

Revati K Phalkey1*, Sharvari Shukla2, Savita Shardul3, Nutan Ashtekar3, Sapna Valsa4, Pradip Awate3 and Michael Marx1

Author Affiliations

1 Institute of Public Health (Former Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health) Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany D-69120

2 Centre for Modelling and Simulation, University of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India

3 State Surveillance Office, Integrated Disease Surveillance Project, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Pune, Maharashtra, India

4 Chest Research Foundation, Pune, Maharashtra, India

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:575  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-575

Published: 13 June 2013

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Additional file 1:

List of diseases and syndromes covered under each type of surveillance. Describes the 21 syndromes and diseases covered under syndromic, presumptive and lab confirmed routine surveillance within the IDSP.

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