EIDSS Application for CCHF Foci Activity Epi-Analysis and Prediction in Kazakhstan
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Kazakov, S. V., Burdakov, A. V., Ospanov, K. S., Esmagambetova, A. S., Ukharov, A. O., Sadovskaya, V. P., & Usenov, U. B. (2013). EIDSS Application for CCHF Foci Activity Epi-Analysis and Prediction in Kazakhstan. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 5(1). https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v5i1.4398

Abstract

Electronic Integrated Disease Surveillance System (EIDSS) was used to applied epi-analysis and prediction capabilities for situation in CCHF foci in Kazakhstan. Three indicators were used: population density in the CCHF-disadvantaged area; tick infection rate; human incidence rate. Maps generated in EIDSS allowed visualizing information and conducting a milti-factor epi-analysis. The CCHF outbreaks risk areas were identified. EIDSS software is easy to use, available for practical epidemiologists and can be used for analysis and prediction of vector-borne virus infections foci. EIDSS can serve as a basic working tool for field epidemiologists and the basis for managerial decision-making by the concerned ministries.
https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v5i1.4398
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