- “In a paper that’s still under review for journal publication, they describe computer modeling that suggests there were nearly 30,000 cases of travel-related Zika in the country in mid-June, about 25 times more cases than the 1,200 or so reported by the CDC at the time”
Zika infections vs country
“The bold line and shaded area refer to the estimated median number of infections and 95%CI of the model projections, respectively. Rates include asymptomatic infections.
Note: approximately 1 in 4 Zika bites result in symptoms
Births in which Zika was during first trimester (1-4% might be microcephalic)
Zika Reproduction vs season (R0) maps
- Many countries are under-reporting, not just the US.
- Under-reporting is often due to indiviuals not reporting - reasons include
Not notice any infection
Not think that the infection was anything special
Nothing could be done about a Zika infection anyway
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