Saturation recovery leads to multiple endemic equilibria and backward bifurcation.

@article{Cui2008SaturationRL,
  title={Saturation recovery leads to multiple endemic equilibria and backward bifurcation.},
  author={Jingan Cui and Xiaoxia Mu and Hui Hua Wan},
  journal={Journal of theoretical biology},
  year={2008},
  volume={254 2},
  pages={275-83}
}
The number of patients need to be treated may exceed the carry capacity of local hospitals during the spreading of a severe infectious disease. We propose an epidemic model with saturation recovery from infective individuals to understand the effect of limited resources for treatment of infectives on the emergency disease control. It is shown that… CONTINUE READING