• Mathematics, Medicine
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    Revista de igiena…
    1980

[Cartography in the "Universal Transverse Mercator" system (Gauss-Krüger projection) of sources shedding M. tuberculosis].

@article{Alexandrescu1980CartographyIT,
  title={[Cartography in the "Universal Transverse Mercator" system (Gauss-Kr{\"u}ger projection) of sources shedding M. tuberculosis].},
  author={D. Alexandrescu and M Fonea and N Sava},
  journal={Revista de igiena, bacteriologie, virusologie, parazitologie, epidemiologie, pneumoftiziologie. Pneumoftiziologia},
  year={1980},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={
          179-84
        }
}
The authors made use of maps prepared in the projection system known as the "Universal Transverse Mercator" (Gauss-Kruger projection) for the study of an epidemiometric indicator in tuberculosis, namely the instantaneous prevalence of bacili carriers on December 31 1978 in the Ilfov District. The representation allows to evaluate the density of sources of infection, and as a consequence, of areas in which antiepidemic measured have to be intensified. The extension of the study to other… CONTINUE READING

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