The Performance of Some Outbreak Detection Algorithms: Using the Reported COVID-19 cases in Iran

Mojtaba Sepandi; Yousef Alimohamadi; Mousa Imani

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2023, , Pages 212-216

  Background: Outbreak detection algorithms could play a key role in public health surveillance.Objectives: This study aimed to compare the performance of three algorithms (EWMA, Cumulative Sum (CUSUM), and Poisson Regression) using the reported COVID-19 data for outbreak detection.Methods: Three outbreak ...  Read More

Viral Etiological Factors Causing Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) In Gaya Division, India

Roshan Kamal Topno; Krishna Pandey; Banke Bihari Singh; Manas Ranjan Dikhit; Ashish Kumar; Maneesh Kumar; Ganesh Chandra Sahoo; Vidya Nand Rabidas; Niyamat Ali Siddiqui; Wakil Paswan; Arjun Lal; Diwakar Singh Dinesh; Pradeep Das

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 92-96

  Background: From Gaya and adjoining regions, the trend in patients admitted with acute neurological illness was investigated. Illnesses were identified as sudden outbreaks of Japanese virus encephalitis (JE), Herpes simplex virus encephalitis (HSV-1&2), and other acute encephalitis syndrome (AES). ...  Read More