Developing Syndrome Definitions

Developing Syndrome Definitions

NSSP works with health departments, CDC programs, and others to develop and improve syndrome definitions.

A-Z Topics

Boating Injuries
Collaborators: Coast Guard, National Association of State Boating Law Administrators, Safe States Alliance

Chicken Pox (version 2)
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Disease

Confirmed Child Abuse and Neglect (provider-documented confirmed CAN)
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

Initial Visits for Head Injury
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

Motor Vehicle Crash Injury
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

Persons Identifying as Transgender
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

Persons with Disabilities
Collaborators: CDC’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

Suicide Attempt (version 2)
Collaborators: CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Emergency Department Surveillance of Nonfatal Suicide-Related Outcomes (ED-SNSRO)

Page last reviewed: July 12, 2022