Modelling to contain pandemics.

TitleModelling to contain pandemics.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsEpstein JM
JournalNature
Volume460
Issue7256
Pagination687
Date Published2009 Aug 6
ISSN1476-4687
KeywordsAbsenteeism, Computer Simulation, Disease Outbreaks, Disease Progression, Fear, Humans, Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype, Influenza Vaccines, Influenza, Human, Models, Biological
Abstract

Agent-based computational models can capture irrational behaviour, complex social networks and global scale--all essential in confronting H1N1, says Joshua M. Epstein.

DOI10.1038/460687a
Alternate JournalNature
PubMed ID19661897
PubMed Central IDPMC3785367
Grant ListDP1 OD003874 / OD / NIH HHS / United States
U54 GM088491 / GM / NIGMS NIH HHS / United States
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