Intervention times series analysis of pertussis vaccination in England and Wales.

Abstract

We use the ARIMA model with intervention in order to analyse the epidemiological situation of whooping-cough in England and Wales for the period of 1940-1990. The ARIMA modelling of this illness contains intervention variables, such as the introduction of widespread vaccination in 1957 and the fall in the level of vaccination down to 30% in 1978. The… (More)

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@article{Girard2000InterventionTS, title={Intervention times series analysis of pertussis vaccination in England and Wales.}, author={Dorota Zdanowska Girard}, journal={Health policy}, year={2000}, volume={54 1}, pages={13-25} }