Global Spatio-temporal Patterns of Influenza in the Post-pandemic Era

@article{He2015GlobalSP,
  title={Global Spatio-temporal Patterns of Influenza in the Post-pandemic Era},
  author={Daihai He and Roger Lui and Lin Wang and Chi Kong Tse and Lin Yang and Lewi Stone},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={5}
}
We study the global spatio-temporal patterns of influenza dynamics. This is achieved by analysing and modelling weekly laboratory confirmed cases of influenza A and B from 138 countries between January 2006 and January 2015. The data were obtained from FluNet, the surveillance network compiled by the the World Health Organization. We report a pattern of skip-and-resurgence behavior between the years 2011 and 2013 for influenza H1N1pdm, the strain responsible for the 2009 pandemic, in Europe and… 
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