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Precision global health in the digital age

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Precision global health is an approach similar to precision medicine, which facilitates, through innovation and technology, better targeting of public health interventions on a global scale, for the purpose of max-imising their effectiveness and relevance. Illustrative examples include: the use of remote sensing data to fight vector-borne diseases; large databases of genomic sequences of foodborne pathogens helping to identify origins of outbreaks; social networks and internet search engines ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.4414/smw.2017.14423

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Flahault, A More by this author
Geissbuhler, A More by this author
Guessous, I More by this author
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Oxford, MSD, NDM, Tropical Medicine
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Publisher:
EMH Schweizerischer Arzteverlag Publisher's website
Journal:
Swiss Medical Weekly Journal website
Volume:
2017
Issue:
1314
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Article: w14423
Publication date:
2017-04-08
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EISSN:
1424-3997
ISSN:
1424-7860
Pubs id:
pubs:701576
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uri:00cddcdb-c474-4828-8f0a-abba9e1fa937
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uuid:00cddcdb-c474-4828-8f0a-abba9e1fa937
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pubs:701576

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