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Table 1 Traditional and non-traditional data sources.

From: Methodologies for data collection

Traditional Sources Non-Traditional Sources
Emergency Department Visits Over-the-Counter Medicine Sales
Laboratory Results (i.e., radiology, microbiology) Poison Control Center Calls
Physician Office Visits Water Quality Data
  Environmental Sensor Data
  School Nurse Visits
  School Absenteeism
  911 Calls/Nurse Hotline
  Media Reports