- Use of Lean response to improve pandemic influenza surge in public health laboratoriesJudith L Isaac-Renton
Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory, Provincial Health Services Authority, 655 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4, Canada
Emerg Infect Dis 18:57-62. 2012..Observed and computer simulating evaluation results from rapid processes changes showed that use of Lean tools successfully expanded surge capacity, which enabled response to the 10-fold increase in testing demands...
- Water and sewage systems, socio-demographics, and duration of residence associated with endemic intestinal infectious diseases: a cohort studyKay Teschke
School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
BMC Public Health 10:767. 2010..We conducted a cohort study of physician visits and hospitalizations for endemic intestinal infectious diseases in a mixed rural and urban community near Vancouver, Canada, with varied and well-characterized water and sewage systems...