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Table 1 Start and end of influenza epidemic in EW per season as detected by the method

From: Sequential detection of influenza epidemics by the Kolmogorov-Smirnov test

  2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012
Threshold Start End Start End Start End Start End
10/105 50 11 38 50 50 9 3 12
20/105 50 10 38 50 50 9 3 12
30/105 51 8 38 50 50 9 3 12
40/105 52 7 38 50 50 9 3 12
50/105 52 7 38 50 50 9 3 12
Sentinel network 51 8 41 51 51 9 4 12
  1. Sensitivity to a number of thresholds on the first season to estimate λ ̂ 0 is reported. Also, the official reports based on the sentinel network are included.