EpiMAN-FMD: a decision support system for managing epidemics of vesicular disease.

  title={EpiMAN-FMD: a decision support system for managing epidemics of vesicular disease.},
  author={Robert L Sanson and Roger S. Morris and M. W. Stern},
  journal={Revue scientifique et technique},
  volume={18 3},
A comprehensive epidemiological information system (EpiMAN-FMD) has been developed to assist national disease control authorities contain and eradicate outbreaks of animal diseases as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible. The system was initially developed to control an incursion of foot and mouth disease (FMD) or any clinically indistinguishable vesicular disease, although it has since been progressively expanded to manage other exotic and endemic diseases. Design objectives for the… 

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