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    (surveillance) data harmonization

    In the context of epidemiology: Making data from different sources comparable. The processes involved in producing inferentially equivalent data.
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    physical check

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    risk assessment

    The evaluation of the likelihood and the biological and economic consequences of entry, establishment and spread of a hazard
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    case fatality

    Case fatality is the concept used to express the proportion of cases of a certain disease that actually dies due to the consequences of that disease.
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    case fatality

    Case fatality is the concept used to express the proportion of cases of a certain disease that actually dies due to the consequences of that disease.
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    One Health Surveillance (OHS) ontology

    A collection of concepts and relationships needed to model all the data and information collected in the process of surveillance, including surveillance inputs, methods, and...
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    outbreak case

    An individual animal infected by a pathogenic agent, with or without clinical signs.
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    concentration of pathogens

    Number of target organisms present in a defined volume/weight/area of a sample
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    outbreak case

    Person involved in the outbreak as defined by the investigators. This can include both ill people (whether or not disease is confirmed microbiologically) and people with...
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    death rate

    See "mortality rate"