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Table 3 Differences between the 2003 and 2008/09 outbreak scenarios accounted for in the present study

From: A spatial simulation model for dengue virus infection in urban areas

  2003 2008
Index case cell location Paramatta Park Cairns North
Onset of Control day 43 day 27
Mosquito population based on 2003 weather based on 2008 weather
Extrinsic incubation period 4-15 days 2-6 days
Human movement 3-4 times per week 6-7 times per week for Dec. 2008
Interventions constant after day 43 increased after day 60 (epidemic)