Lyme disease ecology in a changing world: consensus, uncertainty and critical gaps for improving control

TitleLyme disease ecology in a changing world: consensus, uncertainty and critical gaps for improving control
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsKilpatrick AM, Dobson ADM, Levi T, Salkeld DJ, Swei A, Ginsberg HS, Kjemtrup A, Padgett KA, Jensen PM, Fish D, Ogden NH, Diuk-Wasser MA
JournalPhilos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci
Volume372
Issue1722
Date Published06/2017
KeywordsBorrelia burgdorferi; Ixodes; dilution effect; emerging infectious disease; epidemiology
Abstract

Here we describe areas of consensus that can be built on, identify areas of uncertainty and outline research needed to fill these gaps to facilitate predictive models of disease risk and the development of novel disease control strategies.

URLhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28438910