- Modelling the effects of weather and climate on malaria distributions in West AfricaAli Arab
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
Malar J 13:126. 2014..This study presents a hierarchical Bayesian modelling framework for the analysis of malaria versus climate factors in West Africa...
- Impact of geography on mammography use in CaliforniaMonica C Jackson
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016, USA
Cancer Causes Control 20:1339-53. 2009..Despite its benefit, about 30% of women report that they did not have a recent mammogram. We examine impact of distance, rural-urban residence, and other characteristics on mammography screening rates...
- Comparison of tests for spatial heterogeneity on data with global clustering patterns and outliersMonica C Jackson
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, American University, Washington, DC 20016, USA
Int J Health Geogr 8:55. 2009..However, the performance of these methods on two extreme cases (global clustering evaluation and local anomaly (outlier) detection) has not been thoroughly investigated...
- A modified version of Moran's IMonica C Jackson
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, American University, Washington, DC 20016, USA
Int J Health Geogr 9:33. 2010..We compare our modified Moran's I with Oden's I*pop for simulated data with homogeneous populations. The proposed method is applied to a census tract data set...