In this video we take a brief look at surveillance – the eyes and ears of public health. We’ll have a look at passive, active, sentinel, rumour and syndromic surveillance. We’ll also have a look at the characteristics of a good surveillance system.

This video was created by Ranil Appuhamy
Voiceover – James Clark

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