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 (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 13, issue 5 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0196811, pmc: PMC5935393
  • Subject: Research Article | Brazil | Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology | Models, Statistical | Software | Infectious Disease Control | Infectious Diseases | Geographical Locations | Engineering and Technology | Disease Outbreaks | Folkhälsovetenskap, global hälsa, socialmedicin och epidemiologi | Malaysia | Epidemiology | Population Surveillance | People and Places | North America | Cost-Benefit Analysis | South America | Software Engineering | Software Tools | Animals | Disease Surveillance | MD Multidisciplinary | Biology and Life Sciences | Computer and Information Sciences | Asia | Aedes | Medicine | Dengue | Q | R | Mexico | Science | Entomology | General Science & Technology | Medicine and Health Sciences | Humans | Zoology

<p><strong>BACKGROUND:</strong> 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 ea... View more
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