[Meningococcal disease in Spain: seasonal nature and recent changes].


BACKGROUND In this study we built a time series model in the time domain based on the cases of meningococcal disease declared every four weeks in Spain between 1972 and 1998 With the model we analyzed the incidence of the disease and examined whether an epidemic really took place at the beginning of 1997, or whether the values were in the range of… (More)