Detection of space-time clusters and epidemiological examinations of scabies in chamois.

@article{Fuchs2000DetectionOS,
  title={Detection of space-time clusters and epidemiological examinations of scabies in chamois.},
  author={Klemens Fuchs and Armin Deutz and G. Gressmann},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2000},
  volume={92 1},
  pages={63-73}
}
In this paper some methodological approaches towards the detection of temporal, spatial and space-time clusters are presented and discussed in context with epidemiological factors of scabies in chamois. This presentation comprises in particular the use of the Scan Test (Wallenstein, 1980) for the detection of temporal clusters and the tests developed by Knox (1964) and Mantel (1967) for the testing of spatiotemporal interactions. Between 1952 and 1998 a total of 1689 cases of scabies in chamois… CONTINUE READING