Developing Syndrome Definitions

Updated August 12, 2020

Developing Syndrome Definitions

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

A-Z Topics

Animal bites
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Child abuse and neglect
Collaborator: CDC’s Division of Violence Prevention

AVAILABLE FOR USE IN ESSENCE. ADDED TO KNOWLEDGE REPOSITORY.

Child sexual abuse
Collaborator: CDC’s Division of Violence Prevention

Homeless populations
Collaborator: CDC’s Division of Violence Prevention

THE SYNDROME DEFINITION IS COMPLETE! NSSP will inform the community when this definition is available for use and has been added to the Knowledge Repository.

Influenza-like Illness (ILI)
Collaborator: CDC’s Influenza Division

Injecting drug users and endocarditis (infection of the inner lining of heart chamber and valves)
Collaborator: CDC’s National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology Research and Innovations Branch

Motor vehicle collision syndrome
Collaborator: CDC’s Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention and the Transportation Safety Team

THE SYNDROME DEFINITION IS COMPLETE! NSSP will inform the community when this definition is available for use and has been added to the Knowledge Repository.

Pregnancy, delivery, and miscarriage
Collaborator: CDC’s Maternal and Infant Health/Maternal and Infant Health Branch

AVAILABLE FOR USE IN ESSENCE. ADDED TO KNOWLEDGE REPOSITORY.

Sex trafficking
Collaborator: CDC’s Division of Violence Prevention

Synthetic marijuana
Collaborator: CDC’s Opioid and Overdose Team

Teen dating violence
Collaborator: CDC’s Division of Violence Prevention

Page last reviewed: August 12, 2020