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Population Surveillance

"Population 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.

Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Population Surveillance" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Population Surveillance" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1771 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 121 publications in 2013
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