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    • Estimating the probability of dengue virus introduction and secondary autochthonous cases in Europe 

      Massad, Eduardo; Amaku, Marcos; Coutinho, Francisco Antonio Bezerra; Struchiner, Claudio José; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento; Khan, Kamran; Liu-Helmersson, Jing; Rocklöv, Joacim; Kraemer, Moritz U. G.; Wilder-Smith, Annelies (2018)
      Given the speed of air travel, diseases even with a short viremia such as dengue can be easily exported to dengue naïve areas within 24 hours. We set out to estimate the risk of dengue virus introductions via travelers ...
    • The risk of dengue for non-immune foreign visitors to the 2016 summer olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

      Ximenes, Raphael; Amaku, Marcos; Lopez, Luis Fernandez; Coutinho, Francisco Antonio Bezerra; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento; Greenhalgh, David; Wilder-Smith, Annelies; Struchiner, Claudio José; Massad, Eduardo (2016)
      Background Rio de Janeiro in Brazil will host the Summer Olympic Games in 2016. About 400,000 non-immune foreign tourists are expected to attend the games. As Brazil is the country with the highest number of dengue cases ...
    • Risk of symptomatic dengue for foreign visitors to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil 

      Massad, Eduardo; Wilder-Smith, Annelies; Ximenes, Raphael; Amaku, Marcos; Lopez, Luis Fernandez; Coutinho, Francisco Antonio Bezerra; Coelho, Giovanini Evelim; Da Silva Jr, Jarbas Barbosa; Struchiner, Claudio José; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento (2014)
      Brazil will host the FIFA World Cup™, the biggest single-event competition in the world, from June 12-July 13 2014 in 12 cities. This event will draw an estimated 600,000 international visitors. Brazil is endemic for dengue. ...