Health and demographic surveillance system

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International Centre for Diarrhoeal Diseases Research, Bangladesh , Dhaka
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HEALTH AND DEMOGRAPHIC SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM PROFILE Profile: The Dodowa HDSS Margaret Gyapong,1* Doris Sarpong,1 Elizabeth Awini,1 Alfred K Manyeh,1 Desmond Tei,1 Gabriel Odonkor,1 Irene A Agyepong,2 Precious Mattah,1 Peter Wontuo,3 Mary Attaa-Pomaa,1 John O Gyapong2 and Fred N Binka4 1Dodowa Health Research Centre (DHRC), Ghana Health Service.

Health & Demographic Surveillance System Profile Health & Demographic Surveillance System Profile: The Birbhum population project (Birbhum HDSS) Saswata Ghosh,1,2 Anamitra Barik,1 Saikat Majumder,1 Ashoke Gorain,1 Subrata Mukherjee,1,2 Saibal Mazumdar,1 Kajal Chatterjee,1 Sunil Kumar Bhaumik,1 Susanta Kumar Bandyopadhyay,3 BiswaRanjan Satpathi,3 Partha P Majumder1,4 and.

Health and demographic surveillance systems (HDSSs) provide a foundation for characterizing and defining priorities and strategies for improving population by: 5. a new generation of population surveillance operations that integrates across population and health facility data systems and links demographic, epidemiological, mortality, morbidity, clinical, laboratory, household, environmental, health systems, and other contextual data, with a unique electronic individual identification system by: 1.

However, most health and demographic surveillance system (HDSS) sites collect longitudinal data on household assets from surveys carried out in all households within the sites.

This is a wealth of information that can be used to assess the impact of health interventions not only on health but also on well-being of a household. The Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) in Niakhar, a rural area of Senegal, is located km east of Dakar.

The HDSS was established in by the Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) of Senegal to face the shortcomings of the civil registration system and provide demographic indicators.

Demographic surveillance sites and emerging challenges in international health Frank Baiden (a), Abraham Hodgson (a), & Fred N Binka (b) At present, the long-term social, economic, and demographic impact of major diseases in developing countries can only be estimated using models since there are no empirical ata on age and cause-specific morbidity and mortality.

The Taabo Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) is located in south-central Coˆte d’Ivoire, approximately km north-west of Abidjan. The Taabo HDSS started surveillance activities in early and the man-made Lake Taabo is a key eco-epidemiological feature.

Since inception, there has been a strong interest in research.

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Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is the world’s largest, premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect state data about U.S. residents regarding their health-related risk behaviors such as smoking, physical activity,and fruit and vegetable consumption; chronic health conditions; and use of preventive.

Registration of Matlab Health and Demographic Events 1 This report presents the vital registration and maternal and child health data gathered from Matlab, Bangladesh, in The data were collected by the Health and Demographic Surveillance System of icddr,b.

The surveillance area is divided into an icddr,b service area and a. Collection: Nairobi Urban Health & Demographic Surveillance System. Created on: Last modified: Views: NUHDSS-Marital status history - KENYA, By: African Population and Health Research Center.

The surveillance system is a basic tool in understanding the burden of a disease over time, detect changes in disease outbreaks, determine risk factors for the disease and populations at greatest risk, guide immediate public health actions for individual patients or the community and thus formulate policies for the effective control measures.

Public health surveillance is the systematic, ongoing assessment of the health of a community, based on the collection, interpretation, and use of health data. Surveillance provides information necessary for public health decision making.

This text presents an organized approach to planning, developing, and implementing public health surveillance systems/5(2). Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems - HDSS 2/23 UN EGM on Strengthening the Demographic Evidence Base For The Post Development Agenda, NY, October Abstract The Kombewa Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) grew out of the Kombewa Clinical Research Centre in and has since established itself as a platform for the conduct of regulated clinical trials, nested studies and local disease surveillance.

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The Muzaffarpur-TMRC Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS), estab- lished inwas developed as an enlargement of the scope of a research collaboration on the project Visceral Leishmaniasis in Bihar, which had been ongoing since A comparison of national estimates from the National Health Interview Survey and the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

Am J Public Health ;– TABLE 1. Demographic and health behavior characteristics of cancer survivors aged ≥18 years, by sex — Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States   The Nairobi Urban Health and Demographic Surveillance System, managed by the African Population and Health Research Center, has been in existence since After almost two decades of surveillance, it is important to reflect on what the platform has achieved, its value-for-money, and utility in the population health and wellbeing research.

Ethiopia. 2Arba Minch Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS), Arba Minch, Ethiopia. 3 CARE Ethiopia Hawassa Project Office, Hawassa, Ethiopia. 4 School of Nursing, Arba Minch University, Arba Minch, Ethiopia.

The aim of the present study was to demonstrate feasibility of using Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) as a platform to monitor drug safety in pregnancy. Methods: Pregnant women with gestational age below 20 weeks were recruited from Reproductive and Child Health (RCH) clinics or from monthly house visits carried out for the HDSS.

HEALTH & DEMOGRAPHIC SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM PROFILE Profile of the Navrongo Health and Demographic Surveillance System Abraham Rexford Oduro,1* George Wak,1 Daniel Azongo,1 Cornelius Debpuur,1 Peter.

to longitudinal surveillance systems in ethics literature. In this paper, we explore some key ethical questions that arise during demographic and health surveillance in relation to ethical principles of beneficence, respect for persons and justice: health-care provision, informed consent and.

HDSS provides a research platform for the Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit of the Medical Research Council (MRC) and University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa (the MRC/Wits-Agincourt Unit). Research themes include: health and social systems; adolescent health and development; adult health and wellbeing; and social and environmental determinants.

HDSS has. The shared goal of health and demographic surveillance systems is to provide reliable longitudinal data on vital events such as, births, deaths, migrations and other socioeconomic indicators in low-income and developing countries where routine vital health information is incomplete or near-absent (Ye, Wamukoya, Ezeh, Emina, & Sankoh, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia In the fields of demographics and public health, a demographic surveillance system (DSS), also called a health and demographic surveillance system (HDSS), gathers longitudinal health and demographic data for a dynamic cohort of the total population in a specified geographic area.

ChairpersonsProfessor Tin Tin Su, Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, MalaysiaDr Chanuantong Tanasugarn, Dean, Faculty of Public Health, Ma.

SURVEILLANCE Hirshon • PUBLIC HEALTH SURVEILLANCE SYSTEMS mation to public health leadership. For example, better communication between health depart-ments and EDs could allow for improved capture of data pertaining to patients’insurance status and access to health care, allowing for resource allo-cation for uninsured patients.

from the nearest health facility and (2) study the demographic characteristics of households with a delivery within a demographic surveillance system (DSS). Methods: Census sampling was conducted households in the Webuye health and demographic surveillance system area in. Matlab, Bangladesh, in The data were collected by the Health and Demographic Surveillance System of icddr,b.

The surveillance area is divided into an icddr,b service area and a Government service area which receives usual government health and family planning services. Kisumu Health and Demographic Surveillance System.

Geography. Kenya (KEN) Nyanza. Coverage type. Subnational. Time period covered. 01/ - present. Series or system. Demographic Surveillance System (DSS) Data type. Demographic surveillance: Verbal autospy; Keywords.pairs in a rural health and demographic surveillance system site, South Africa.

The United Nations has indicated the im-portance of addressing the double burden of malnutrition in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal 2 of end-ing all forms of malnutrition by [ 26]. Although this site.Background The Dande Health and Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) located in Bengo Province, Angola, covers nea residents living in approximat households.