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 Vaccination models and optimal control strategies to dengue
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title: Vaccination models and optimal control strategies to dengue
authors: Rodrigues, H.S.
Monteiro, M.T.T.
Torres, D.F.M.
keywords: Dengue
Optimal control
SVIR model
Vaccine
issue date: 2014
publisher: Elsevier
abstract: As the development of a dengue vaccine is ongoing, we simulate an hypothetical vaccine as an extra protection to the population. In a first phase, the vaccination process is studied as a new compartment in the model, and different ways of distributing the vaccines investigated: pediatric and random mass vaccines, with distinct levels of efficacy and durability. In a second step, the vaccination is seen as a control variable in the epidemiological process. In both cases, epidemic and endemic scenarios are included in order to analyze distinct outbreak realities. © 2013 Elsevier Inc.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10773/11794
ISSN: 0025-5564
publisher version/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mbs.2013.10.006
source: Mathematical Biosciences
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