The geographic spread of infectious diseases : models and applications / Lisa Sattenspiel ; with contributions from Alun Lloyd.

Author
Sattenspiel, Lisa [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2009.
Description
x, 286 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Communicable diseasesEpidemiologyMathematical models [Browse]
Related name
Series
Princeton series in theoretical and computational biology. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. The Art of Epidemic Modeling: Concepts and Basic Structures -- Ch. 3. Modeling the Geographic Spread of Inuenza Epidemics -- Ch. 4. Modeling Geographic Spread I: Population-based Approaches -- Ch. 5. Spatial Heterogeneity and Endemicity: The Case of Measles -- Ch. 6. Modeling Geographic Spread II: Individual-based Approaches -- Ch. 7. Spatial Models and the Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease -- Ch. 8. Maps, Projections, and GIS: Geographers' Approaches -- Ch. 9. Revisiting SARS and Looking to the Future.
ISBN
  • 9780691121321 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 069112132X (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008038171
OCLC
245024532
RCP
C - S