Empirical model for calculating dengue incidence using temperature, rainfall and relative humidity: a 19-year retrospective analysis in East Delhi, India
OPEN Epidemiology and health | 30 Nov 2016
VG Ramachandran, P Roy, S Das, NS Mogha and AK Bansal
Aedes mosquito is responsible for transmitting dengue virus. Mosquito lifecycle is known to be influenced by temperature, rainfall and relative humidity. This retrospective study was planned to investigate if climatic factors can be used to predict occurrence of dengue cases in our area.
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