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Title: Analysis of an age-structured malaria model incorporating infants and pregnant women
Authors: Azu-Tungmah, George Theodore
Oduro, Francis T.
Okyere, Gabriel A.
Keywords: Basic reproduction number
disease-free equilibrium point
endemic equilibrium point
biting rates
recruitment rate
density-dependent natural mortality rate
clinical recovery rate
Issue Date: 30-Jan-2019
Publisher: Journalof Advances in Mathematics and Computer Science
Abstract: A new dynamic model for the malaria disease has been developed for areas where the whole populace is at risk and exposure to the malaria infection is continuous throughout the year. In this model, the two vulnerable groups that is, infectious people thoseunder 5years and pregnant women have been given separate compartments. The model has two equilibria, that is, disease-free and endemic equilibrium points. The basic reproduction number (
Description: An article published by Journal of Advances in Mathematics and Computer Science and also available at DOI: 10.9734/JAMCS/2019/46649
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/12812
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