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Monitoring Influenza Activity in the United States: A Comparison of Traditional Surveillance Systems with Google Flu Trends

  • Justin R. Ortiz mail,

    jrortiz@u.washington.edu

    Affiliation: University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Hong Zhou,

    Affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Atlanta Research and Education Foundation, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • David K. Shay,

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Kathleen M. Neuzil,

    Affiliation: PATH, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Ashley L. Fowlkes,

    Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Christopher H. Goss

    Affiliation: University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Published: April 27, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0018687

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