Mathematical Models for Neglected Tropical Diseases: Essential Tools for Control and Elimination, Part B: Volume 94

Mathematical Models for Neglected Tropical Diseases: Essential Tools for Control and Elimination, Part B: Volume 94

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Mathematic Modelling: Improving the Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation of Interventions, Part B, the latest volume in the Advances in Parasitology series contains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews in the field of mathematic modeling and its implementation within parasitology.

The series includes medical studies of parasites of major influence, such as Plasmodium falciparum and trypanosomes, along with reviews of more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy, and life history, all of which shape current thinking and applications.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 434 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 27.94mm | 590g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128099712
  • 9780128099711

Table of contents

Mathematical Modelling of Trachoma Transmission, Control and Elimination
A. Pinsent, I.M. Blake, M.-G. Basanez and M. Gambhir
Progress in the Mathematical Modelling of Visceral Leishmaniasis
K.S. Rock, R.J. Quinnell, G.F. Medley and O. Courtenay
Soil Transmitted Helminths: Mathematical Models of Transmission, the Impact of Mass Drug Administration and Transmission Elimination Criteria
J.E. Truscott, H.C. Turner, S.H. Farrell and R.M. Anderson
Studies of the Transmission Dynamics, Mathematical Model Development, and the Control of Schistosome Parasites By Mass Drug Administration in Human Communities
R.M. Anderson, H.C. Turner, S.H. Farrell and J.E. Truscott
River Blindness: Mathematical Models for Control and Elimination
M.-G. Basanez, M. Walker, H.C. Turner, L.E. Coffeng, S.J. de Vlas and W.A. Stolk
The Role of More Sensitive Helminth Diagnostics on Mass Drug Administration Campaigns: Elimination and Health Impacts
G.F. Medley, H.C. Turner, R.F. Baggaley, C. Holland and T.D. Hollingsworth
Lessons Learned from Developing an Eradication Investment Case for Lymphatic Filariasis
R.J. Kastner, C.M. Stone, P. Steinmann, M. Tanner and F. Tediosi
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About Maria Gloria Basanez

Professor Sir Roy Anderson is the Director of the London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research and works at the Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London. Professor Maria-Gloria Basanez works at the Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health at Imperial College London.
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