Spatio-temporal modelling of dengue fever in Zulia state, Venezuela

@inproceedings{Cabrera2014SpatiotemporalMO,
  title={Spatio-temporal modelling of dengue fever in Zulia state, Venezuela},
  author={Maritza Cabrera},
  year={2014}
}
Over half of the world's population are at risk of infection from dengue fever (Guha-Sapir2005). This viral disease is transmitted by the female Aedes aegypti mosquito and is the major source of human death in the world when compared with any other vector borne disease (Gubler1998a). The first important epidemic of dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF) in America was reported in Cuba in 1981 and subsequently in Venezuela during 1989 and 1990 (Oletta2006, Brightmer1998). There has been a trend of… CONTINUE READING

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