Changing social contact patterns under tropical weather conditions relevant for the spread of infectious diseases.

@article{Chan2015ChangingSC,
  title={Changing social contact patterns under tropical weather conditions relevant for the spread of infectious diseases.},
  author={T-C Chan and Y-C Fu and J-s Hwang},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2015},
  volume={143 2},
  pages={440-51}
}
Weather conditions and social contact patterns provide some clues to understanding year-round influenza epidemics in the tropics. Recent studies suggest that contact patterns may direct influenza transmission in the tropics as critically as the aerosol channel in temperate regions. To examine this argument, we analysed a representative nationwide survey… CONTINUE READING