Spatial and temporal patterns of dengue in Guangdong province of China.

@article{Wang2015SpatialAT,
  title={Spatial and temporal patterns of dengue in Guangdong province of China.},
  author={Chenggang Wang and Weizhong Yang and Jingchun Fan and Furong Wang and Baofa Jiang and Qi-yong Liu},
  journal={Asia-Pacific journal of public health},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={NP844-53}
}
The aim of the study was to describe the spatial and temporal patterns of dengue in Guangdong for 1978 to 2010. Time series analysis was performed using data on annual dengue incidence in Guangdong province for 1978-2010. Annual average dengue incidences for each city were mapped for 4 periods by using the geographical information system (GIS). Hot spot analysis was used to identify spatial patterns of dengue cases for 2005-2010 by using the CrimeStat III software. The incidence of dengue in… CONTINUE READING