- Multiple transmission pathways and disease dynamics in a waterborne pathogen modelJoseph H Tien
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Bull Math Biol 72:1506-33. 2010..When the decay rate is slow, using an SIR model rather than the SIWR model can lead to under-estimates of the basic reproductive number and over-estimates of the infectious period...
- Herald waves of cholera in nineteenth century LondonJoseph H Tien
Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J R Soc Interface 8:756-60. 2011..Through the analysis of the genomes of nineteenth-century specimens, it may be possible to identify the strains that caused these herald waves and the well-known cholera epidemics that followed...
- Cholera models with hyperinfectivity and temporary immunityZhisheng Shuai
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Victoria, BC, Canada
Bull Math Biol 74:2423-45. 2012..Using cholera data from the literature, the quantitative effects of hyperinfectivity and temporary immunity on oscillations are investigated numerically...