Spatiobehavioral characteristics are stable for, and hence predictive of, most cases of contagious diseases. They should be acknowledged as a formal way of defining the epidemiology of new contagious diseases at the early stage, enabling health authorities to implement precision control and prevention of the disease at the first moment possible.
- contagious disease
- infectious disease
- spatial lifecourse epidemiology
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Infectious Diseases