Table 1

Description of the eight case studies included in the review

WNV Senegal

TBE Latvia

Sandflies Pyrenees

RVF Senegal

WNF Camargue

PUUV Belgium

Lyme Belgium

Malaria Camargue


Pathogen

flavivirus

flavivirus

protozoan parasite

phlebovirus

flavivirus

hantavirus

spirochetal bacteria

eukaryotic protist


Vector or host

mosquito

tick

sandfly

mosquito

mosquito

rodent

tick

mosquito


Region

Senegal river basin

Latvia/northeastern Latvia

French Pyrennees

Ferlo, Senegal

Camargue, France

Belgium

Belgium

Camargue, France


Scale

department

country

3 departments

department

ecounit

country

country

ecounit


Spatial resolution

30 m

100-30 m

30 m

2.4 m

30 m

30 m, municipality

municipality

30 m


Climate

semi-arid

temperate

mediterranean

semi-arid

mediterranean

temperate

temperate

mediterranean


Field data

horse serology

human cases

sandfly trapping

ruminant serology

horse & bird serology

rodent serology; human cases

human cases

mosquito trapping


Analyses

statistical

statistical

statistical

statistical; simulation model

simulation model

statistical

statistical

Multi-agent simulation


Lambin et al. International Journal of Health Geographics 2010 9:54   doi:10.1186/1476-072X-9-54

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