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Mean Duration Time for a General Epidemic Process
Journal of Applied Probability
Vol. 14, No. 2 (Jun., 1977), pp. 232-240
Published by: Applied Probability Trust
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3212994
Page Count: 9
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A general epidemic process is said to be completed whenever the number of susceptibles or the number of infectives reduces to zero. The mean duration time for this process to be completed is derived.
Journal of Applied Probability © 1977 Applied Probability Trust