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John Samuel Brownstein, Ph.D.

Concepts

This page shows the publications John Brownstein has written about Internet.
Connection Strength

6.464
  1. Online surveillance of media health event reporting in Nepal: digital disease detection from a One Health perspective. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2017 09 21; 17(1):26.
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    Score: 0.278
  2. Internet-based media coverage on dengue in Sri Lanka between 2007 and 2015. Glob Health Action. 2016; 9:31620.
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    Score: 0.253
  3. Publicly Available Online Tool Facilitates Real-Time Monitoring Of Vaccine Conversations And Sentiments. Health Aff (Millwood). 2016 Feb; 35(2):341-7.
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    Score: 0.249
  4. Drivers of Emerging Infectious Disease Events as a Framework for Digital Detection. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Aug; 21(8):1285-92.
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    Score: 0.240
  5. Characterizing Sleep Issues Using Twitter. J Med Internet Res. 2015 Jun 08; 17(6):e140.
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    Score: 0.238
  6. A case study of the New York City 2012-2013 influenza season with daily geocoded Twitter data from temporal and spatiotemporal perspectives. J Med Internet Res. 2014 Oct 20; 16(10):e236.
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    Score: 0.227
  7. Wikipedia usage estimates prevalence of influenza-like illness in the United States in near real-time. PLoS Comput Biol. 2014 Apr; 10(4):e1003581.
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    Score: 0.220
  8. Evaluation of Internet-based dengue query data: Google Dengue Trends. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Feb; 8(2):e2713.
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    Score: 0.217
  9. Guess who's not coming to dinner? Evaluating online restaurant reservations for disease surveillance. J Med Internet Res. 2014 Jan 22; 16(1):e22.
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    Score: 0.216
  10. Using search queries for malaria surveillance, Thailand. Malar J. 2013 Nov 04; 12:390.
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    Score: 0.213
  11. An overview of internet biosurveillance. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2013 Nov; 19(11):1006-13.
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    Score: 0.207
  12. Assessing the online social environment for surveillance of obesity prevalence. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e61373.
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    Score: 0.205
  13. Digital surveillance: a novel approach to monitoring the illegal wildlife trade. PLoS One. 2012; 7(12):e51156.
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    Score: 0.200
  14. Electronic event-based surveillance for monitoring dengue, Latin America. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012 Jul; 18(7):1147-50.
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    Score: 0.194
  15. Online reporting for malaria surveillance using micro-monetary incentives, in urban India 2010-2011. Malar J. 2012 Feb 13; 11:43.
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    Score: 0.189
  16. Using web search query data to monitor dengue epidemics: a new model for neglected tropical disease surveillance. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 May; 5(5):e1206.
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    Score: 0.180
  17. Using search query surveillance to monitor tax avoidance and smoking cessation following the United States' 2009 "SCHIP" cigarette tax increase. PLoS One. 2011 Mar 16; 6(3):e16777.
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    Score: 0.177
  18. Measuring the impact of health policies using Internet search patterns: the case of abortion. BMC Public Health. 2010 Aug 25; 10:514.
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    Score: 0.171
  19. Information technology and global surveillance of cases of 2009 H1N1 influenza. N Engl J Med. 2010 May 06; 362(18):1731-5.
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    Score: 0.167
  20. Automated vocabulary discovery for geo-parsing online epidemic intelligence. BMC Bioinformatics. 2009 Nov 24; 10:385.
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    Score: 0.162
  21. An assessment of global Internet-based HIV/AIDS media coverage: implications for United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS' Global Media HIV/AIDS initiative. Int J STD AIDS. 2010 Jan; 21(1):26-9.
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    Score: 0.161
  22. Digital disease detection--harnessing the Web for public health surveillance. N Engl J Med. 2009 May 21; 360(21):2153-5, 2157.
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    Score: 0.156
  23. Influenza A (H1N1) virus, 2009--online monitoring. N Engl J Med. 2009 May 21; 360(21):2156.
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    Score: 0.156
  24. Early detection of disease outbreaks using the Internet. CMAJ. 2009 Apr 14; 180(8):829-31.
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    Score: 0.155
  25. Surveillance Sans Frontières: Internet-based emerging infectious disease intelligence and the HealthMap project. PLoS Med. 2008 Jul 08; 5(7):e151.
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    Score: 0.147
  26. HealthMap: global infectious disease monitoring through automated classification and visualization of Internet media reports. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008 Mar-Apr; 15(2):150-7.
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    Score: 0.142
  27. HealthMap: the development of automated real-time internet surveillance for epidemic intelligence. Euro Surveill. 2007 Nov 29; 12(11):E071129.5.
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    Score: 0.141
  28. Early detection of COVID-19 in China and the USA: summary of the implementation of a digital decision-support and disease surveillance tool. BMJ Open. 2020 12 10; 10(12):e041004.
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    Score: 0.087
  29. Web and phone-based COVID-19 syndromic surveillance in Canada: A cross-sectional study. PLoS One. 2020; 15(10):e0239886.
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    Score: 0.086
  30. Putting the Public Back in Public Health - Surveying Symptoms of Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2020 Aug 13; 383(7):e45.
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    Score: 0.084
  31. Using Twitter to Examine Web-Based Patient Experience Sentiments in the United States: Longitudinal Study. J Med Internet Res. 2018 10 12; 20(10):e10043.
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    Score: 0.075
  32. Advances in using Internet searches to track dengue. PLoS Comput Biol. 2017 Jul; 13(7):e1005607.
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    Score: 0.069
  33. A Platform for Monitoring Regional Antimicrobial Resistance, Using Online Data Sources: ResistanceOpen. J Infect Dis. 2016 12 01; 214(suppl_4):S393-S398.
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    Score: 0.066
  34. Flu Near You: Crowdsourced Symptom Reporting Spanning 2 Influenza Seasons. Am J Public Health. 2015 Oct; 105(10):2124-30.
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    Score: 0.060
  35. Using internet search queries for infectious disease surveillance: screening diseases for suitability. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Dec 31; 14:690.
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    Score: 0.058
  36. New digital technologies for the surveillance of infectious diseases at mass gathering events. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2015 Feb; 21(2):134-40.
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    Score: 0.058
  37. Using clinicians' search query data to monitor influenza epidemics. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Nov 15; 59(10):1446-50.
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    Score: 0.056
  38. Digital drug safety surveillance: monitoring pharmaceutical products in twitter. Drug Saf. 2014 May; 37(5):343-50.
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    Score: 0.055
  39. Quantifying the effect of media limitations on outbreak data in a global online web-crawling epidemic intelligence system, 2008-2011. Emerg Health Threats J. 2013 Nov 08; 6:21621.
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    Score: 0.053
  40. New technologies for reporting real-time emergent infections. Parasitology. 2012 Dec; 139(14):1843-51.
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    Score: 0.049
  41. Digital epidemiology. PLoS Comput Biol. 2012; 8(7):e1002616.
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    Score: 0.049
  42. Social and news media enable estimation of epidemiological patterns early in the 2010 Haitian cholera outbreak. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Jan; 86(1):39-45.
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    Score: 0.047
  43. Tracking the rise in popularity of electronic nicotine delivery systems (electronic cigarettes) using search query surveillance. Am J Prev Med. 2011 Apr; 40(4):448-53.
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    Score: 0.044
  44. Potential for electronic health records and online social networking to redefine medical research. Clin Chem. 2011 Feb; 57(2):196-204.
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    Score: 0.044
  45. Preparing for infectious disease threats at mass gatherings: the case of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. CMAJ. 2010 Apr 06; 182(6):579-83.
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    Score: 0.041
  46. Use of unstructured event-based reports for global infectious disease surveillance. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 May; 15(5):689-95.
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    Score: 0.039
  47. Evaluation of influenza prevention in the workplace using a personally controlled health record: randomized controlled trial. J Med Internet Res. 2008 Mar 14; 10(1):e5.
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    Score: 0.036
  48. Influenza forecasting for French regions combining EHR, web and climatic data sources with a machine learning ensemble approach. PLoS One. 2021; 16(5):e0250890.
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    Score: 0.022
  49. Using electronic health records and Internet search information for accurate influenza forecasting. BMC Infect Dis. 2017 05 08; 17(1):332.
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    Score: 0.017
  50. The power of social networking in medicine. Nat Biotechnol. 2009 Oct; 27(10):888-90.
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    Score: 0.010
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