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