Basic Reproduction Number

Known as: Basic Reproduction Ratio, Number, Basic Reproduction, Reproductive Rate, Basic 
The expected number of new cases of an infection caused by an infected individual, in a population consisting of susceptible contacts only.

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2016
2016
BACKGROUND In 2015, the Zika arbovirus (ZIKV) began circulating in the Americas, rapidly expanding its global geographic range in… (More)
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2015
2015
The basic reproduction number R0--the number of individuals directly infected by an infectious person in an otherwise susceptible… (More)
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2014
2014
In this paper, we consider the basic reproduction number, R0, a parameter that characterizes the transmission potential of an… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Communicable disease outbreaks of novel or existing pathogens threaten human health around the globe. It would be… (More)
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2013
2013
Mathematical formulations for the basic reproduction ratio (R(0)) exist for several vector-borne diseases. Generally, these are… (More)
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2013
2013
In this paper an SIS model for epidemic spreading on semi-directed networks is established, which can be used to examine and… (More)
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2012
2012
Bahman Davoudi, Joel C. Miller, Rafael Meza, Lauren Ancel Meyers, David J. D. Earn, and Babak Pourbohloul* Mathematical Modeling… (More)
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2010
2010
The basic reproduction number, R(0), a summary measure of the transmission potential of an infectious disease, is estimated from… (More)
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1994
1994
A new approach for the estimation of the Basic Reproduction Ratio R0 for HIV among intravenous drug users (IVDU) is proposed… (More)
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1945
1945
The basic reproduction number, R0 is a measure of the potential for disease spread in a population. Mathematically, R0 is a… (More)
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