The impact of regular school closure on seasonal influenza epidemics: a data-driven spatial transmission model for Belgium

BMC Infectious Diseases
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(Accessed 13 January 2018)

Research article
The impact of regular school closure on seasonal influenza epidemics: a data-driven spatial transmission model for Belgium
School closure is often considered as an option to mitigate influenza epidemics because of its potential to reduce transmission in children and then in the community. The policy is still however highly debated…
Authors: Giancarlo De Luca, Kim Van Kerckhove, Pietro Coletti, Chiara Poletto, Nathalie Bossuyt, Niel Hens and Vittoria Colizza
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2018 18:29
Published on: 10 January 2018