disease registry

disease registry

Public health A surveillance system that collects and maintains structured records on the new cases of a specific disease or condition for a specified time period and population; a DR analyzes, and interprets data those with a common illness or adverse health condition
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) to award a sole source firm-fixed price contract to Veterans Health Administration, 3801 Miranda Ave Bldg 101, Palo Alto CA 94304-1207.
Another good example of harnessing the potential of data is through a disease registry approach to collection.
This research is the first major finding to be reported from the European Paediatric Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Registry (EU-PNALFD registry).
EPA, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois EPA, which has regulatory authority over ethylene oxide emissions in the state.
Editor's Note: The National Environmental Health Association is publishing a three-part series that highlights collaboration and partnerships with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) and redevelopment stakeholders to promote environmental health and land reuse as environmental and public health practices.
We really appreciate the comments of our valuable reader on our article "Prevalence of undiagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus in Pakistan: Results of screen-diabetes disease registry", published on September 2018 issue of JPMA.
We established the Washington State Parkinson Disease Registry (WPDR) in 2007 with a similar intent but with a focus on patients and research studies in the Pacific Northwest [10].
Named CDC director and administrator of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry in July, Fitzgerald comes to CDC from the Georgia Department of Public Health, where she served as commissioner and state health officer for six years, overseeing the state's 18 public health districts and 159 county health departments.
The remediation was completed within 2 days, and the home was cleared by EPA to reopen when mercury concentrations were 1.63 [micro]g/[m.sup.3], a level consistent with the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's recommended action level for mercury vapors in schools ([less than or equal to] 3 [micro]g/m3) (3).
A patient registry database is created for the sole purpose of collecting secondary data related to patients, whereas patient registry software is a disease registry, medical registry, device registry - web-based, HIPAA compliant software.
Discussions between environmental health experts at the Veterans Health Administration and the Department of Health and Human Services Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) were led by Secretary of Veterans Affairs Bob McDonald.
Now the federal agency for toxic substances and disease registry is reaching out to families, beginning a study to find sick people and document their exposure.