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A Comparison of Chief Complaints and Emergency Department Reports for Identifying Patients with Acute Lower Respiratory Syndrome

Wendy Chapman 1 John Dowling 1 Gregory F Cooper 1 Milos Hauskrecht 2 Michal Valko 2, 3, *
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3 SEQUEL - Sequential Learning
LIFL - Laboratoire d'Informatique Fondamentale de Lille, Inria Lille - Nord Europe, LAGIS - Laboratoire d'Automatique, Génie Informatique et Signal
Abstract : Automated syndromic surveillance systems often classify patients into syndromic categories based on free-text chief complaints. Chief complaints (CC) demonstrate low to moderate sensitivity in identify-ing syndromic cases. Emergency Department (ED) reports promise more detailed clinical information that may increase sensitivity of detection.
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Wendy Chapman, John Dowling, Gregory F Cooper, Milos Hauskrecht, Michal Valko. A Comparison of Chief Complaints and Emergency Department Reports for Identifying Patients with Acute Lower Respiratory Syndrome. International Society for Disease Surveillance, Oct 2006, Baltimore, United States. ⟨hal-00643495⟩

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