Haider, N, Vairo, F, Ippolito, G, Zumla, A and Kock, RA (2020) Basic Reproduction Number of Chikungunya Virus Transmitted by Aedes Mosquitoes. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 26 (10). 2429 - 2431. ISSN 1080-6040

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Abstract

We estimated the weighted mean basic reproduction number (R0) of chikungunya virus based on outbreak size. R0 was 3.4 (95% CI 2.4–4.2) and varied for 2 primary chikungunya mosquito vectors: 4.1 (95% CI 1.5–6.6) for Aedes aegypti and 2.8 (95% CI 1.8–3.8) for Ae. albopictus.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General) > R735 Medical education. Medical schools. Research
Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 24 Oct 2022 15:00
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2022 15:00
URI: https://eprints.keele.ac.uk/id/eprint/11570

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