Leptospirosis in American Samoa – estimating and mapping risk using environmental data
BACKGROUND The recent emergence of leptospirosis has been linked to many environmental drivers of disease transmission. Accurate epidemiological data are lacking because of under-diagnosis, poor laboratory capacity, and inadequate surveillance. Predictive risk maps have been produced for many diseases to identify high-risk areas for infection and guide allocation of public health resources, and are particularly useful where disease surveillance is poor. To date, no predictive risk maps have...[Show more]
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|Source:||PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases|
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