The environmental aspects of dengue and chikungunya outbreaks in India : GIS for epidemic control

@inproceedings{Palaniyandi2014TheEA,
  title={The environmental aspects of dengue and chikungunya outbreaks in India : GIS for epidemic control},
  author={M. Palaniyandi},
  year={2014}
}
Background: The dengue and chikungunya epidemics have major challenging problems and have become essentially a public health importance in India for the recent years, and it has been transmitted by the Aedes genus (Aedes aegypti or Ae. Albopictus) mosquito vectors. The huge chikungunya epidemic cases was reported in 213 districts especially in South India during 2006 and it happened in India, after 25 years period of breaks. The epidemic was showing good improvement of spatially declining trend… CONTINUE READING
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