HPS-HPA SPRU Case Definitions Mapping

Publication Date: 31 May 2010

For the purposes of the anthrax outbreak investigation, HPS originally defined cases as “possible, probable, or confirmed” based on their history, clinical presentation and microbiological findings. These three epidemiological case definitions are detailed in the guidance documents on the HPS web-site.

Resource information

Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance


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