Browsing by Author "Ahmetolan, Semra"
Authors:Peker-Dobie, Ayşe; Demirci, Ali; Bilge, Ayşe Hümeyra; Ahmetolan, Semra
Publisher and Date:(Frontiers Media Sa, 2020)In the standard Susceptible-Infected-Removed (SIR) and Susceptible-Exposed-Infected-Removed (SEIR) models, the peak of infected individuals coincides with the inflection point of removed individuals. Nevertheless, a survey based on the data of the 2009 H1N1 epidemic in Istanbul, Turkey displayed a time shift between the hospital referrals and fatalities. An analysis of recent COVID-19 data and the records for Spanish flu (1918-1919) and SARS (2002-2004) epidemics confirm this observation. We use ...
What Can We Estimate From Fatality and Infectious Case Data Using the Susceptible-Infected-Removed (SIR) Model? A Case Study of Covid-19 Pandemic Authors:Ahmetolan, Semra; Bilge, Ayşe Hümeyra; Demirci, Ali; Peker-Dobie, Ayşe; Ergönül, Önder
Publisher and Date:(Frontıers Medıa Sa, 2020)The rapidly spreading Covid-19 that affected almost all countries, was first reported at the end of 2019. As a consequence of its highly infectious nature, countries all over the world have imposed extremely strict measures to control its spread. Since the earliest stages of this major pandemic, academics have done a huge amount of research in order to understand the disease, develop medication, vaccines and tests, and model its spread. Among these studies, a great deal of effort has been invested ...