Editor/Author：Centers for Disease Control,Department of Health, Executive Yuan
Publisher：Centers for Disease Control,Department of Health, Executive Yuan
Date of Publication：Jan. 2004
Date of Begin Publication：：Sep. 1994
Content：Constructing a globally effective, mobilized and prompt disease surveillance system has always been one of the CDC's priorities in its development. A sound disease surveillance system provides a good basis for disease prevention. Furthermore, communicable disease statistics is the most fundamental tool in disease surveillance. Hence, it plays a key role in disease control and prevention policy formulation.