Building Ventilation as an Effective Disease Intervention Strategy in a Dense Indoor Contact Network in an Ideal City

  title={Building Ventilation as an Effective Disease Intervention Strategy in a Dense Indoor Contact Network in an Ideal City},
  author={Xiaolei Gao and Jianjian Wei and Hao Lei and Pengcheng Xu and Benjamin John Cowling and Yuguo Li},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
Emerging diseases may spread rapidly through dense and large urban contact networks, especially they are transmitted by the airborne route, before new vaccines can be made available. Airborne diseases may spread rapidly as people visit different indoor environments and are in frequent contact with others. We constructed a simple indoor contact model for an ideal city with 7 million people and 3 million indoor spaces, and estimated the probability and duration of contact between any two… 

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