Volume 18, Number 2—February 2012
Effect of Surveillance Method on Reported Characteristics of Lyme Disease, Connecticut, 1996–2007
|Not a case||4,962||4,316||1,783||15,257||26,318|
|Lost to follow-up||2,203||58||7||17,853||20,121|
*PS, passive physician surveillance 1996–2007; AS, active physician surveillance 1996–2007; ELS, enhanced laboratory surveillance 1996–1997; MLS, mandatory laboratory surveillance 1998–2002 and 2007.
†Positive predictive values: PS, 63.0; AS, 66.5; ELS, 52.1; MLS, 24.3; total, 41.9.
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