Modeling Infectious Disease Parameters Based on Serological and Social Contact Data

A Modern Statistical Perspective

ISBN: 978-1-4614-4071-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-4072-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Introducing the Concept of the Book

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-7

      Why This Book? An Introduction

  3. Mathematical Models for Infectious Diseases: An Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-23

      A Priori and A Posteriori Models for Infectious Diseases

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-58

      The SIR Model

  4. Data Sources

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 61-76

      Data Sources for Modeling Infectious Diseases

  5. Estimating the Force of Infection

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 79-88

      Estimating the Force of Infection from Incidence and Prevalence

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 89-110

      Parametric Approaches to Model the Prevalence and Force of Infection

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 111-120

      Nonparametric Approaches to Model the Prevalence and Force of Infection

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 121-139

      Semiparametric Approaches to Model the Prevalence and Force of Infection

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-148

      The Constraint of Monotonicity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 149-165

      Hierarchical Bayesian Models for the Force of Infection

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-183

      Modeling the Prevalence and the Force of Infection Directly from Antibody Levels

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-199

      Modeling Multivariate Serological Data

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-216

      Estimating Age-Time Dependent Prevalence and Force of Infection from Serial Prevalence Data

  6. Estimating Mixing Patterns and the Basic Reproduction Number

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 217-217

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 219-232

      Who Acquires Infection from Whom? The Traditional Approach

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 233-243

      Informing WAIFW with Data on Social Contacts

  7. Integration of Statistical Models into the Mathematical Model Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 247-255

      Integrating Estimated Parameters in a Basic SIR Model

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 257-298