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Table 2 Terminology in abstract, title and keywords from all unique query hits and in the included IBM modeling studies for infectious disease transmission. One article can contain several terms

From: Lessons from a decade of individual-based models for infectious disease transmission: a systematic review (2006-2015)

  All hits Included articles Positive predicted value Sensitivity
Model* 5271 686 0.130 0.983
Simulat* 2318 504 0.217 0.722
Agent-based 969 251 0.259 0.360
Individual-based 616 241 0.391 0.345
Micro-simulation 396 54 0.136 0.077
Cel* automata 249 62 0.249 0.089
Other individual-level related terms (see Methods) 3367 124 0.037 0.178
Disease 2791 445 0.159 0.638
Infect* 1939 553 0.285 0.792
Transmi* 1847 441 0.239 0.632
Epidem* 3029 521 0.172 0.746
Disease OR infect* 3564 629 0.176 0.901
Infect* AND disease AND transmi* 628 252 0.401 0.361
TOTAL 5520 698 0.126 1.000
  1. The asterisk (*) is used in the search as a wildcard and represents any group of characters, including no character