Tick seeking assumptions and their implications for Lyme disease predictions

TitleTick seeking assumptions and their implications for Lyme disease predictions
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsLu, Y, Wu, J
JournalEcological Complexity
Volume17
IssueMarch 2014
Start Page99
Date Published03/2014
Keywordscomputer, geography, lyme, modelling, prediction, spread, ticks
Abstract

Here, a model for Lyme disease dynamics with different host seeking rates is used to investigate how different patterns of tick–host interaction affect the model predictions in the context of tick-borne disease control.

URLhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1476945X13000974
DOI10.1016/j.ecocom.2013.11.003