Veterinary Epidemiology

Bayesian space-time analysis of Echinococcus multilocularis-infections in foxes.

A total of 26,220 foxes that were hunted or found dead in Thuringia, Germany, between 1990 and 2009 were examined for infection with Echinococcus multilocularis, the causative agent of human alveolar echinococcosis, and 6853 animals were found …

A Bayesian model for spatial wildlife disease prevalence data

The analysis of the geographical distribution of disease on the scale of geographic areas such as administrative boundaries plays an important role in veterinary epidemiology. Prevalence estimates of wildlife population surveys are often based on …