Published on in Vol 8 , No 9 (2019) :September

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/13941, first published .
A Fully Integrated Real-Time Detection, Diagnosis, and Control of Community Diarrheal Disease Clusters and Outbreaks (the INTEGRATE Project): Protocol for an Enhanced Surveillance System

A Fully Integrated Real-Time Detection, Diagnosis, and Control of Community Diarrheal Disease Clusters and Outbreaks (the INTEGRATE Project): Protocol for an Enhanced Surveillance System

A Fully Integrated Real-Time Detection, Diagnosis, and Control of Community Diarrheal Disease Clusters and Outbreaks (the INTEGRATE Project): Protocol for an Enhanced Surveillance System

Kirsty Marie McIntyre 1, 2 , BSc, PhD ;   Frederick J Bolton 1 , PhD ;   Rob M Christley 1 , PhD ;   Paul Cleary 2, 3 , MD, PhD ;   Elizabeth Deja 4 , PhD ;   Ann E Durie 1 , MSc ;   Peter J Diggle 2, 5 , PhD ;   Dyfrig A Hughes 6 , PhD ;   Simon de Lusignan 7, 8 , MD ;   Lois Orton 4 , PhD ;   Alan D Radford 9 , PhD ;   Alex J Elliot 10 , PhD ;   Gillian E Smith 10 , MD ;   Darlene A Snape 4 , PhD ;   Debbi Stanistreet 4 , PhD ;   Roberto Vivancos 3 , MD, PhD ;   Craig Winstanley 11 , PhD ;   Sarah J O’Brien 2, 4 , MD

1 Department of Epidemiology and Population Health , Institute of Infection and Global Health , University of Liverpool , Neston , GB

2 National Institute for Health Research Health Protection Research Unit in Gastrointestinal Infections , Liverpool , GB

3 Field Epidemiology Services , Public Health England , Liverpool , GB

4 Department of Public Health and Policy , Institute of Psychology, Health and Society , University of Liverpool , Liverpool , GB

5 Centre for Health Informatics, Computing, and Statistics , Lancaster Medical School , Lancaster University , Lancaster , GB

6 Centre for Health Economics and Medicines Evaluation , Bangor University , Bangor , GB

7 Royal College of General Practitioners Research and Surveillance Centre , London , GB

8 Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences , University of Oxford , Oxford , GB

9 Department of Infection Biology , Institute of Infection and Global Health , University of Liverpool , Neston , GB

10 Real-Time Syndromic Surveillance Team , Field Service, National Infection Service , Public Health England , Birmingham , GB

11 Department of Clinical Infection, Microbiology and Immunology , Institute of Infection and Global Health , University of Liverpool , Liverpool , GB

Corresponding Author:

  • Kirsty Marie McIntyre, BSc, PhD
  • Department of Epidemiology and Population Health
  • Institute of Infection and Global Health
  • University of Liverpool
  • Chester High Road
  • Neston
  • GB
  • Phone: 44 1519758307
  • Email: k.m.mcintyre@liverpool.ac.uk