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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 213206, 9 pages
Research Article

Detection of Severe Respiratory Disease Epidemic Outbreaks by CUSUM-Based Overcrowd-Severe-Respiratory-Disease-Index Model

1Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Anáhuac, Avenida Universidad Anáhuac No. 46, Col. Lomas Anáhuac, 52786 Huixquilucan, MEX, Mexico
2Subdirección de Epidemiología Hospitalaria y Control de Calidad de la Atención Médica, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, Vasco de Quiroga 15, Piso 4, Col. Sección XVI, DF, México 14000, Mexico
3Departamento de Matemáticas, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Cd. Universitaria, DF, México 04510, Mexico
4Centro de Investigaciones Químicas, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, Avenida Universidad 1001, 62209 Cuernavaca, MOR, Mexico

Received 9 April 2013; Revised 20 July 2013; Accepted 26 July 2013

Academic Editor: Volkhard Helms

Copyright © 2013 Carlos Polanco et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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