Estimated global exportations of Zika virus infections via travellers from Brazil from 2014 to 2015
2016 (English)In: Journal of Travel Medicine, ISSN 1195-1982, E-ISSN 1708-8305, Vol. 23, no 6, taw059Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The ongoing Zika pandemic in Latin America illustrates a potential source for further globalized spread. Here, we assessed global travel-related Zika virus exportations from Brazil during the initial year of the epidemic. Similar to subsequent national notifications, we estimated 584-1786 exported Zika cases from Brazil occurred September 2014-August 2015.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Oxford University Press, 2016. Vol. 23, no 6, taw059
Zika, Brazil, air passengers, travel, exportation
Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-126980DOI: 10.1093/jtm/taw059ISI: 000393066100005PubMedID: 27601533OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-126980DiVA: diva2:1039647