Comparing the Historical Limits Method with Regression Models for Weekly Monitoring of National Notifiable Diseases Reports
Journal of Biomedical Informatics, Volume 76, 2017.
aberration detectiondisease surveillancehistorical limits methodregression modeling
To compare the performance of the standard Historical Limits Method (HLM), with a modified HLM (MHLM), the Farrington-like Method (FLM), and the Serfling-like Method (SLM) in detecting simulated outbreak signals. We used weekly time series data from 12 infectious diseases from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National...More
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