The Use of Screening for the Control of an Endemic Disease

  • Georg Leitmann
Part of the International Series of Numerical Mathematics book series (ISNM, volume 124)


We employ recent results on robust control of uncertain dynamical systems to deduce a screening policy for use by a public health authority in the control of an infectious disease such as gonorrhea.


Infected Individual Epidemic Model Public Health Authority Infected Population Endemic Disease 
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  • Georg Leitmann
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  1. 1.College of EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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