Hot-spot and cluster analysis on legal and illegal dumping sites as the contributors of leptospirosis in a flood hazard area in Pahang, Malaysia
作者: Hayati K.S. Sharifah Norkhadijah S.I. Salmiah M.S. Edre M.A. and Khin T.D.
刊名: Asian Journal of Agriculture and Biology, 2018, Vol.6
来源数据库: Life Sciences Society
关键词: Illegal and legal dumping sitesFlood hazard areasHot spot analysisCluster analysis
原始语种摘要: Background: Leptospirosis is one of the zoonotic diseases which pose major public health issues worldwide. The spread of leptospirosis depends on the climate conditions as well as environmental conditions. Methods: The cases of leptospirosis were determined by using database obtained from Ministry of Health, Malaysia. Case cluster and hot spot analysis within Geographical Information System (GIS) were done using ArcGIS version 9.3. Level of significance was set at alpha= 0.05. Results: Most of the cases were at the centre Pahang located along the flood hazard stream. Cluster analysis indicated that cases were mostly clustered near illegal and legal dumping sites. The outliers were Jerantut, Maran, Pekan, and Rompin in both maps (p<0.05). The hot spot analysis obtained an obvious trend in...
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  • leptospirosis 钩端螺旋体病
  • Malaysia 马来西亚
  • dumping 倾销
  • analysis 分析
  • legal 正当的
  • flood 洪水
  • hazard 危险
  • cluster 
  • conditions 条件式
  • database 资料库