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Using Web Search Query Data to Monitor Dengue Epidemics: A New Model for Neglected Tropical Disease Surveillance

  • Emily H. Chan,

    Affiliations: Children's Hospital Informatics Program, Harvard-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Vikram Sahai,

    Affiliation: Google Inc., Mountain View, California, United States of America

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  • Corrie Conrad,

    Affiliation: Google Inc., Mountain View, California, United States of America

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  • John S. Brownstein mail

    john_brownstein@harvard.edu

    Affiliations: Children's Hospital Informatics Program, Harvard-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: May 31, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001206
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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