Blowfly strike in sheep flocks as an example of the use of a time-space scan statistic to control confounding.

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The use of a time-space scan statistic--defined by a cylindrical window with a circular geographic base and height corresponding to time--was investigated as a method of detecting clustering in veterinary epidemiology whilst controlling confounding. The example data set consisted of farmer-recorded occurrence of body strike and breech strike between August… (More)

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@article{Ward2001BlowflySI, title={Blowfly strike in sheep flocks as an example of the use of a time-space scan statistic to control confounding.}, author={Michael P Ward}, journal={Preventive veterinary medicine}, year={2001}, volume={49 1-2}, pages={61-9} }