Forecasting incidence of fascioliasis from climatic data

G. Gettinby, M.J. Hopecawdery, J.N. Grainger

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Abstract

A mathematical model for predicting the development pattern of the liver fluke,F.hepatica from temperature data is described. The theoretical pattern is compared with the observed pattern. The two patterns are in broad agreement. Some problems are discussed.
LanguageEnglish
Pages319-323
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Biometeorology
Volume18
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1974

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Ranunculaceae
Fascioliasis
Fasciola hepatica
Theoretical Models
Temperature
Incidence
temperature
development pattern

Keywords

  • fascioliasis
  • climatic data
  • mathematical model

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Gettinby, G. ; Hopecawdery, M.J. ; Grainger, J.N. / Forecasting incidence of fascioliasis from climatic data. In: International Journal of Biometeorology. 1974 ; Vol. 18, No. 4. pp. 319-323.
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