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Statistical methods for the prospective detection of infectious disease outbreaks: a review


  • Steffen Unkel
  • C. Paddy Farrington
  • Paul H. Garthwaite
  • Chris Robertson
  • Nick Andrews


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  • Steffen Unkel & C. Paddy Farrington & Paul H. Garthwaite & Chris Robertson & Nick Andrews, 2012. "Statistical methods for the prospective detection of infectious disease outbreaks: a review," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 175(1), pages 49-82, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jorssa:v:175:y:2012:i:1:p:49-82
    DOI: j.1467-985X.2011.00714.x

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    2. Maeno, Yoshiharu, 2016. "Detecting a trend change in cross-border epidemic transmission," Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Elsevier, vol. 457(C), pages 73-81.
    3. Frisén, Marianne, 2012. "Spatial outbreak detection based on inference principles for multivariate surveillance," Research Reports 2012:1, University of Gothenburg, Statistical Research Unit, School of Business, Economics and Law.
    4. Thais Paiva & Renato Assunção & Taynãna Simões, 2015. "Prospective space–time surveillance with cumulative surfaces for geographical identification of the emerging cluster," Computational Statistics, Springer, vol. 30(2), pages 419-440, June.

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