EpiSignalDetection’ package

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)


The ‘EpiSignalDetection’ package allows the user to explore time series for signal detection. It is specifically designed to detect possible outbreaks using infectious disease surveillance data at the European Union / European Economic Area or country level.

The package includes:

Fig.1 Signal detection tool for monitoring infectious diseases in TESSy

Fig.2 Report of alarms