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Using data to answer questions of public health importance for ACT Health, with an emphasis on routinely-collected linked data

Xu, Yan


My field placement was with the Epidemiology Section in the Population Health Protection and Prevention Division at ACT Health. Within this placement, I have completed four projects for this thesis: an analysis of Emergency Department (ED) data; a gastroenteritis outbreak investigation; an evaluation of a population health survey and, for my main project, a study of unplanned hospital readmissions. One of the motivations for undertaking these projects was to promote better use of the...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Thesis (MPhil)
DOI: 10.25911/5d5143815264a


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