S Towers

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Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social contact patterns and control strategies for influenza in the elderly
    S Towers
    Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Math Biosci 240:241-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Impact of weekday social contact patterns on the modeling of influenza transmission, and determination of the influenza latent period
    S Towers
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA Electronic address
    J Theor Biol 312:87-95. 2012
  3. pmc The influence of climatic conditions on the transmission dynamics of the 2009 A/H1N1 influenza pandemic in Chile
    Gerardo Chowell
    Mathematical, Computational and Modeling Sciences Center, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:298. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The impact of school closures on pandemic influenza: Assessing potential repercussions using a seasonal SIR model
    Sherry Towers
    Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, United States
    Math Biosci Eng 9:413-30. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Pandemic H1N1 influenza: predicting the course of a pandemic and assessing the efficacy of the planned vaccination programme in the United States
    S Towers
    Department of Statistics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Euro Surveill 14:19358. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Antiviral treatment for pandemic influenza: assessing potential repercussions using a seasonally forced SIR model
    S Towers
    Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Theor Biol 289:259-68. 2011

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Social contact patterns and control strategies for influenza in the elderly
    S Towers
    Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Math Biosci 240:241-9. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Impact of weekday social contact patterns on the modeling of influenza transmission, and determination of the influenza latent period
    S Towers
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA Electronic address
    J Theor Biol 312:87-95. 2012
    ..04, 0.60] days (95% CI). This method for determination of the influenza latent period in a community setting is novel, and unique in its approach. ..
  3. pmc The influence of climatic conditions on the transmission dynamics of the 2009 A/H1N1 influenza pandemic in Chile
    Gerardo Chowell
    Mathematical, Computational and Modeling Sciences Center, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 12:298. 2012
    ..Here we analyzed the spatial, age and temporal evolution of the 2009 A/H1N1 influenza pandemic in Chile, a southern hemisphere country covering a long and narrow strip comprising latitudes 17°S to 56°S...
  4. doi request reprint The impact of school closures on pandemic influenza: Assessing potential repercussions using a seasonal SIR model
    Sherry Towers
    Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, United States
    Math Biosci Eng 9:413-30. 2012
    ..Our studies thus suggest that when heterogeneity in transmission is a significant factor, decisions of public health policy will be particularly important as to how control measures such as school closures should be implemented...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pandemic H1N1 influenza: predicting the course of a pandemic and assessing the efficacy of the planned vaccination programme in the United States
    S Towers
    Department of Statistics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Euro Surveill 14:19358. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Antiviral treatment for pandemic influenza: assessing potential repercussions using a seasonally forced SIR model
    S Towers
    Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Theor Biol 289:259-68. 2011
    ..e.; towards immediate control of a current epidemic peak, or towards potential delay and/or reduction of an anticipated autumn peak)...