Bulletin of Mathematical Biology

, Volume 53, Issue 1–2, pp 33–55 | Cite as

Contributions to the mathematical theory of epidemics—I

  • W. O. Kermack
  • A. G. McKendrick


Mathematical Theory Intermediate Host Actual Density Threshold Density Threshold Product 
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© Society for Mathematical Biology 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. O. Kermack
    • 1
  • A. G. McKendrick
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of the Royal College of PhysiciansEdinburghUK

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