Mathematical Models for Neglected Tropical Diseases: Essential Tools for Control and Elimination, Part A: Volume 87

Mathematical Models for Neglected Tropical Diseases: Essential Tools for Control and Elimination, Part A: Volume 87

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First published in 1963, Advances in Parasitology contains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews in all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology.

Advances in Parasitology includes medical studies of parasites of major influence, such as Plasmodium falciparum and trypanosomes. The series also contains reviews of more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy, and life history, which shape current thinking and applications.

The 2013 impact factor is 4.36.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 464 pages
  • 158 x 234 x 24mm | 879.99g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128032561
  • 9780128032565

Table of contents

The Allee Effect and Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases: A Mathematical Modelling Study
Manoj Gambhir, Brajendra K. Singh and Edwin Michael
Mathematical Modelling of Leprosy and its Control
David J. Blok, Sake J. de Vlas, Egil A.J. Fischer and Jan Hendrik Richardus
Mathematical Models of Human African Trypanosomiasis Epidemiology
Kat S. Rock, Chris M. Stone, Ian M. Hastings, Matt J. Keeling, Steve J. Torr and Nakul Chitnis
Ecology, Evolution and Control of Chagas Disease: a Century of Neglected Modelling and a Promising Future
Pierre Nouvellet, Zulma M. Cucunuba and Sebastien Gourbiere
Mathematical Inference on Helminth Egg Counts in Stool and its Applications in Mass Drug Administration Programmes to Control Soil-transmitted Helminthiasis in Public Health
Bruno Levecke, Roy M. Andersony, Dirk Berkvensz, Johannes Charlier, Brecht Devleesschauwer, Niko Speybroeckx, Jozef Vercruysse and Stefan Van Aelst
Modelling Lymphatic Filariasis Transmission and Control: Modelling Frameworks, Lessons Learned and Future Directions
Wilma Stolk, Chris Stone and Sake de Vlas
Modelling the Effects of Mass Drug Administration on the Molecular Epidemiology of Schistosomes
Poppy H.L. Lamberton, , Thomas Crellen, James A. Cotton and Joanne P. Webster
Economic and Financial Evaluation of Neglected Tropical Diseases
Bruce Y. Lee, Sarah M. Bartsch and Katrin M. Gorham
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About Roy M Anderson

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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