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Bivariate binomial spatial modelling of Loa loa prevalence in tropical Africa

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Bivariate binomial spatial modelling of Loa loa prevalence in tropical Africa. / Crainiceanu, C.; Diggle, Peter J.; Rowlingson, B. S.

In: Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. 103, No. 481, 2008, p. 21-37.

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Crainiceanu, C, Diggle, PJ & Rowlingson, BS 2008, 'Bivariate binomial spatial modelling of Loa loa prevalence in tropical Africa', Journal of the American Statistical Association, vol. 103, no. 481, pp. 21-37. https://doi.org/10.1198/016214507000001409

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Crainiceanu C, Diggle PJ, Rowlingson BS. Bivariate binomial spatial modelling of Loa loa prevalence in tropical Africa. Journal of the American Statistical Association. 2008;103(481):21-37. doi: 10.1198/016214507000001409

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Crainiceanu, C. ; Diggle, Peter J. ; Rowlingson, B. S. / Bivariate binomial spatial modelling of Loa loa prevalence in tropical Africa. In: Journal of the American Statistical Association. 2008 ; Vol. 103, No. 481. pp. 21-37.

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