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Using climate to predict disease outbreaks: a review: Previous page | 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

List of abbreviations

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CCD Cold cloud duration
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
CDNA Communicable Disease Network Australia
CIMSiM Container Inhabiting Mosquito Simulation Model
CL Cutaneous leishmaniasis
DALY Disability adjusted life years
DAVID Disease and vector integrated database
DENSiM Dengue Simulation Model
DEWS Dengue early warning system/s
DHF Dengue haemorrhagic fever
EIR Entomological inoculation rate
ENSO El NiƱo / Southern Oscillation
EUMESAT European Organisation for the Exploitation of the Meteorological Satellites
EWS Early warning system/s
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
FEWS Famine early warning system/s
GIS Geographical information system
JE Japanese encephalitis
LST Land surface temperature
MARA Mapping Malaria Risk in Africa Project
MVE Murray Valley encephalitis
NOAA AVHRR National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer
NDVI Normalized difference vegetation index
REWS Regional early warning system/s
RRV Ross River virus
RVF Rift Valley fever
SADC Southern African Development Community
SD Standard deviation
SLE St. Louis encephalitis
SSH Sea surface height
SST Sea surface temperature
STD Sexually transmitted disease
TB Tuberculosis
VL Visceral leishmaniasis
WNV West Nile virus

Using climate to predict disease outbreaks: a review: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

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