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The Number of Cases Is Just the Tip of the Impact Iceberg

Public health discussions and interventions need to consider the people impacted by the diseases and conditions of others

An iceberg on water, with the underwater part visible.
Photo: Alexander Hafemann / Unsplash

There is an interesting phenomenon in epidemiological surveillance, and it is something that I teach my epidemiology students. The phenomenon is called “surveillance

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