Editor/Author：Centers for Disease Control, Department of Health, R. O. C. (Taiwan)
Publisher：Centers for Disease Control, Department of Health, R. O. C. (Taiwan)
Date of Publication：Oct. 2008
Date of Begin Publication：：Sep. 1994
Content：Constructing a highly sensitive disease surveillance system that provides the earliest warning possible has always been among Taiwan CDC's top priorities. It is because an efficient early warning system provides a good basis for disease prevention. On the other hand, communicable disease statistics is the most fundamental tool for disease surveillance, public health policy-making and implementation.