Epidemiology and Infection, Volume 146, Issue 10, 30 May 2018

Eduardo Massad, Marcos Amaku, Francisco Antonio Bezerra Coutinho, Claudio José Struchiner, Luis Fernandez Lopez, Giovanini Coelho, Annelies Wilder-Smith and Marcelo Nascimento Burattini


Well established in Africa and Asia, Aedes mosquitoes are now increasingly invading large parts of the American continent, and hence the risk of urban yellow fever resurgence in the American cities should be of great concern to public health authorities. In this article, the authors present a method to estimate the risk of urban YF resurgence in dengue-endemic cities.

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