Modeling Illicit Drug Use Dynamics and Its Optimal Control Analysis

@article{Mushayabasa2015ModelingID,
  title={Modeling Illicit Drug Use Dynamics and Its Optimal Control Analysis},
  author={Steady Mushayabasa and Gift Tapedzesa},
  journal={Computational and mathematical methods in medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={2015},
  pages={383154}
}
The global burden of death and disability attributable to illicit drug use, remains a significant threat to public health for both developed and developing nations. This paper presents a new mathematical modeling framework to investigate the effects of illicit drug use in the community. In our model the transmission process is captured as a social "contact… CONTINUE READING