H Nishiura

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Publications

  1. pmc Assortativity and the Probability of Epidemic Extinction: A Case Study of Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1-2009)
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama 332 0012, Japan
    Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis 2011:194507. 2011
  2. pmc Modeling rapidly disseminating infectious disease during mass gatherings
    Gerardo Chowell
    School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, 900 S Cady Mall, Tempe, AZ 85287 2402, USA
    BMC Med 10:159. 2012
  3. pmc Toward unbiased assessment of treatment and prevention: modeling household transmission of pandemic influenza
    Gerardo Chowell
    School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    BMC Med 10:118. 2012
  4. pmc How to interpret the transmissibility of novel influenza A(H7N9): an analysis of initial epidemiological data of human cases from China
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Level 6, Core F, Cyberport 3, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Theor Biol Med Model 10:30. 2013
  5. pmc Epidemiological determinants of successful vaccine development
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Level 6, Core F, Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Med Sci 10:382-4. 2013
  6. pmc Modeling the obesity epidemic: social contagion and its implications for control
    Keisuke Ejima
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Theor Biol Med Model 10:17. 2013
  7. pmc Vaccination and clinical severity: is the effectiveness of contact tracing and case isolation hampered by past vaccination?
    Kenji Mizumoto
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Level 6, Core F, Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:816-29. 2013
  8. pmc Effectiveness of antiviral prophylaxis coupled with contact tracing in reducing the transmission of the influenza A (H1N1-2009): a systematic review
    Kenji Mizumoto
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Theor Biol Med Model 10:4. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Household transmission of influenza (H1N1-2009) in Japan: age-specificity and reduction of household transmission risk by zanamivir treatment
    H Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan
    J Int Med Res 39:619-28. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Estimation of the incubation period of influenza A (H1N1-2009) among imported cases: addressing censoring using outbreak data at the origin of importation
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan
    J Theor Biol 272:123-30. 2011

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Publications12

  1. pmc Assortativity and the Probability of Epidemic Extinction: A Case Study of Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1-2009)
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama 332 0012, Japan
    Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis 2011:194507. 2011
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  2. pmc Modeling rapidly disseminating infectious disease during mass gatherings
    Gerardo Chowell
    School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, 900 S Cady Mall, Tempe, AZ 85287 2402, USA
    BMC Med 10:159. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Toward unbiased assessment of treatment and prevention: modeling household transmission of pandemic influenza
    Gerardo Chowell
    School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    BMC Med 10:118. 2012
    ..See related article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/10/117...
  4. pmc How to interpret the transmissibility of novel influenza A(H7N9): an analysis of initial epidemiological data of human cases from China
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Level 6, Core F, Cyberport 3, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Theor Biol Med Model 10:30. 2013
    ..The presence of human-to-human transmission has not been demonstrated, but the absence of demonstration does not guarantee that there is no such transmission...
  5. pmc Epidemiological determinants of successful vaccine development
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Level 6, Core F, Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Med Sci 10:382-4. 2013
    ..Employing a logistic regression model, we demonstrate that a high affinity with blood and immune cells and pathogen interactions (e.g. interference) would be the risk factors of failure for vaccine development...
  6. pmc Modeling the obesity epidemic: social contagion and its implications for control
    Keisuke Ejima
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Theor Biol Med Model 10:17. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Vaccination and clinical severity: is the effectiveness of contact tracing and case isolation hampered by past vaccination?
    Kenji Mizumoto
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, Level 6, Core F, Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:816-29. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Effectiveness of antiviral prophylaxis coupled with contact tracing in reducing the transmission of the influenza A (H1N1-2009): a systematic review
    Kenji Mizumoto
    School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong, 100 Cyberport Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Theor Biol Med Model 10:4. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Household transmission of influenza (H1N1-2009) in Japan: age-specificity and reduction of household transmission risk by zanamivir treatment
    H Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan
    J Int Med Res 39:619-28. 2011
    ..38, 0.86) times that among those receiving the same treatment at > 48 h and those not receiving treatment. The preventive performance of antiviral treatment and prophylaxis should be further examined in randomized controlled trials...
  10. doi request reprint Estimation of the incubation period of influenza A (H1N1-2009) among imported cases: addressing censoring using outbreak data at the origin of importation
    Hiroshi Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan
    J Theor Biol 272:123-30. 2011
    ..When the data generating process is similar to that among imported cases, and when the incubation period is close to or shorter than the length of exposure, accounting for these aspects is critical for long exposure times...
  11. pmc Optimal design of studies of influenza transmission in households. II: comparison between cohort and case-ascertained studies
    B Klick
    School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People s Republic of China
    Epidemiol Infect 142:744-52. 2014
    ..Sensitivity analysis demonstrated that these conclusions varied by model parameters including the serial interval and the risk of influenza virus infection from outside the household...
  12. doi request reprint An epidemiological analysis of the foot-and-mouth disease epidemic in Miyazaki, Japan, 2010
    H Nishiura
    PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan
    Transbound Emerg Dis 57:396-403. 2010
    ..Given that multiple outbreaks in Far East Asian countries have occurred since early 2010, continued monitoring and surveillance is deemed essential...