On estimation the relative risk of small area and visualization spatio-temporal map

Description: 

Disease mapping is a method used to descript the geographical variation in risk (heterogeneity of risk) and to provide the potential reason (factors or confounders) to explain the distribution. Possibly the most famous uses of disease mapping in epidemiology were the studies by John Snow of the cholera epidemics in London. Accurate estimation relative risk of small areas such as mortality and morbidity, by different age, ethnic group, interval and regions, is important for government agencies to identify hazards and mitigate disease burden. Recently, as the innovative algorithms and the available software, more and more disease risk index has been pouring out. This abstract will provide several estimation risk index, from raw incidence to model-based relative risks, and use visual approach to display them.

Objective: The purpose is to propose a serial of approach for estimation for disease risk for ILI in "small area" and present the risk values by spatio-temporal disease mapping or an interactive visualization with HTML format.

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Original Publication Year: 
2019
Event/Publication Date: 
January, 2019

June 18, 2019

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