FIGURE 4-10. Decision instrument for the assessment and notification of events that may constitute a public health emergency of international concern.

FIGURE 4-10Decision instrument for the assessment and notification of events that may constitute a public health emergency of international concern

aAs per WHO case definitions.

bThe disease list shall be used only for the purposes of these Regulations.

SOURCE: Reprinted from WHO (2008) with permission from the World Health Organization.

From: 4, Global Public Health Governance and the Revised International Health Regulations

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Infectious Disease Movement in a Borderless World: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2010.
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