|Frontiers in Public Health|
|Harnessing Big Data for Communicable Tropical and Sub-Tropical Disorders: Implications From a Systematic Review of the Literature|
|Vincenza Gianfredi1 |
|关键词: big data; Zika; Ebola; Chikungunya; West Nile virus; dengue; Mayaro virus; communicable tropical diseases;|
|DOI : 10.3389/fpubh.2018.00090|
【 摘 要 】AimAccording to the World Health Organization (WHO), communicable tropical and sub-tropical diseases occur solely, or mainly in the tropics, thriving in hot, and humid conditions. Some of these disorders termed as neglected tropical diseases are particularly overlooked. Communicable tropical/sub-tropical diseases represent a diverse group of communicable disorders occurring in 149 countries, favored by tropical and sub-tropical conditions, affecting more than one billion people and imposing a dramatic societal and economic burden.
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