R F Grais

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Modeling the spread of annual influenza epidemics in the U.S.: the potential role of air travel
    R F Grais
    Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:127-34. 2004
  2. pmc Forecasting the geographical spread of smallpox cases by air travel
    R F Grais
    Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 131:849-57. 2003
  3. pmc Understanding the dynamics of Ebola epidemics
    J Legrand
    INSERM, UMR S 707, Paris, France
    Epidemiol Infect 135:610-21. 2007
  4. pmc Exploring the time to intervene with a reactive mass vaccination campaign in measles epidemics
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, 8 rue Saint Sabin, Paris, France
    Epidemiol Infect 134:845-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimating transmission intensity for a measles epidemic in Niamey, Niger: lessons for intervention
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, 8 rue Saint Sabin, 75011 Paris, France
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:867-73. 2006
  6. pmc Unacceptably high mortality related to measles epidemics in Niger, Nigeria, and Chad
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    PLoS Med 4:e16. 2007
  7. pmc Time is of the essence: exploring a measles outbreak response vaccination in Niamey, Niger
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, 8 rue Saint Sabin, 75011 Paris, France
    J R Soc Interface 5:67-74. 2008

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Modeling the spread of annual influenza epidemics in the U.S.: the potential role of air travel
    R F Grais
    Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:127-34. 2004
    ..These preliminary results suggest that air travel may play an important role in the spread of annual influenza within the U.S., particularly in cities with large air travel volumes...
  2. pmc Forecasting the geographical spread of smallpox cases by air travel
    R F Grais
    Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 131:849-57. 2003
    ....
  3. pmc Understanding the dynamics of Ebola epidemics
    J Legrand
    INSERM, UMR S 707, Paris, France
    Epidemiol Infect 135:610-21. 2007
    ..A key parameter was the rapid institution of control measures. For both epidemic profiles identified, increasing hospitalization rate reduced the predicted epidemic size...
  4. pmc Exploring the time to intervene with a reactive mass vaccination campaign in measles epidemics
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, 8 rue Saint Sabin, Paris, France
    Epidemiol Infect 134:845-9. 2006
    ..Intervening with a mass campaign or in areas where cases have not yet been reported could slow the epidemic spread. The results of this preliminary analysis illustrate the importance of revisiting outbreak response plans...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimating transmission intensity for a measles epidemic in Niamey, Niger: lessons for intervention
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, 8 rue Saint Sabin, 75011 Paris, France
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:867-73. 2006
    ..The spatial-temporal spread of the epidemic from district to district in Niamey over 30 weeks suggests that targeted interventions within the city could have an impact...
  6. pmc Unacceptably high mortality related to measles epidemics in Niger, Nigeria, and Chad
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    PLoS Med 4:e16. 2007
    ..The objective of our study was to investigate measles mortality in three recent epidemics in Niamey (Niger), N'Djamena (Chad), and Adamawa State (Nigeria)...
  7. pmc Time is of the essence: exploring a measles outbreak response vaccination in Niamey, Niger
    R F Grais
    Epicentre, 8 rue Saint Sabin, 75011 Paris, France
    J R Soc Interface 5:67-74. 2008
    ..This has important implications for the implementation of reactive vaccination interventions as they can be highly effective if the response is fast with respect to the spread of the epidemic...