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SIR Model based Study on Chicken Pox Outbreak in Kamrup(M) District of Assam, India

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International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2018
Authors:
Rima Devi, Balendra Kumar Dev Choudhury
10.5120/ijca2018917964

Rima Devi and Balendra Kumar Dev Choudhury. SIR Model based Study on Chicken Pox Outbreak in Kamrup(M) District of Assam, India. International Journal of Computer Applications 182(20):1-4, October 2018. BibTeX

@article{10.5120/ijca2018917964,
	author = {Rima Devi and Balendra Kumar Dev Choudhury},
	title = {SIR Model based Study on Chicken Pox Outbreak in Kamrup(M) District of Assam, India},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {October 2018},
	volume = {182},
	number = {20},
	month = {Oct},
	year = {2018},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {1-4},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {http://www.ijcaonline.org/archives/volume182/number20/30046-2018917964},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2018917964},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}
}

Abstract

In this paper, a mathematical model based on SIR (susceptible-Infected-Removed) model has been developed to study various parameters related to infectious diseases in Kharghuli and Hengrabari area of Guwahati city of Assam, India where an outbreaks of chicken pox occur during April 2017. From the modeling, the basic reproductive ratio for chicken pox is found to be less than unity. This modeling will help to predict the disease spreading as well as to take preventing measure of disease treatment in various locality of Assam, India.

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Keywords

Mathematical model, Infectious disease, Parameters Ratio