Early warning and response system (EWARS) for dengue outbreaks: Recent advancements towards widespread applications in critical settings

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Hussain-Alkhateeb, Laith; Kroeger, Axel; Olliaro, Piero; Rocklöv, Joacim; Sewe, Maquins Odhiambo; Tejeda, Gustavo; Benitez, David; Gill, Balvinder; Hakim, S. Lokman; Gomes Carvalho, Roberta; Bowman, Leigh; Petzold, Max;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 13,issue 5 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0196811, pmc: PMC5935393
  • Subject: Research Article | Brazil | Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology | Infectious Disease Control | Infectious Diseases | Geographical Locations | Engineering and Technology | Folkhälsovetenskap, global hälsa, socialmedicin och epidemiologi | Malaysia | Epidemiology | People and Places | North America | South America | Software Engineering | Software Tools | Disease Surveillance | Biology and Life Sciences | Computer and Information Sciences | Asia | Medicine | Q | R | Mexico | Science | Entomology | Medicine and Health Sciences | Zoology

Background: Dengue outbreaks are increasing in frequency over space and time, affecting people's health and burdening resource-constrained health systems. The ability to detect early emerging outbreaks is key to mounting an effective response. The early warning and resp... View more
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