User manual formapping Member State avian influenza standard terminology to EFSA standard terminology

avian influenza,SSD2, Excel, XML, Data Collection Framework
First published in EFSA Supporting Publications
28 Octubre 2019
11 Octubre 2019
Technical Report


Avian influenza surveillance data should be submitted from Member States to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) using the EFSA Standard Sample Description version 2 (SSD2). For data transmission purposes, EFSA created aMicrosoft OfficeExcel‐based mapping tool to allow Member States (MSs) to map their standard terminology to EFSA's standard terminology. This technical report is a user manual for data providers,describing how MSs terms can be mapped, and how to generate extensible markup language (XML) for submission of 2019data to EFSAaccording tothe avian influenzadata model.

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