TY - DATA AU - Glenn Lawyer PY - 2012/08/22 T1 - Ebola and the Ugandan road network UR - http://figshare.com/articles/Map_of_Ugandan_road_network/94407 L2 - http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.94407 L4 - http://files.figshare.com/96921/uganda_roads.png KW - uganda KW - network KW - epidemic KW - software KW - 2012 KW - programming KW - map KW - code KW - kigadi KW - tropical disease KW - r KW - mapping KW - ebola KW - R N2 -
We speculate if the 28 July Ebola outbreak in Kigadi had the potential to spread further by analyzing the Ugandan road network. This figure shows the network, with Kigadi marked in red.
The write-up, including the code used to create the figure and to extract the network graph from the shapefile, is available at: http://www.scipirate.com/2012/08/did-the-kigadi-ebola-outbreak-threaten-to-become-an-international-epidemic/
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