Design issues for studies of infectious diseases
2001 (English)In: JOURNAL OF STATISTICAL PLANNING AND INFERENCE, ISSN 0378-3758, Vol. 96, no 1, 41-66 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The design of infectious disease studies has received little attention because they are generally viewed as observational studies. That is, epidemic and endemic disease transmission happens and we observe it. We argue here that statistical design often pr
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ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV , 2001. Vol. 96, no 1, 41-66 p.
assessing a vaccine; basic reproduction number; disease transmission rates; efficient designs; epidemic models; household outbreaks; incomplete data; partially observed process; planned veterinary experiments; TRANSMISSION; EPIDEMICS; MODEL
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-36580OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-36580DiVA: diva2:64479
Addresses: Australian Natl Univ, Natl Ctr Epidemiol & Populat Hlth, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia. Uppsala Univ, Dept Math, S-75106 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-13