A Bayesian Scan Statistic for Spatial Cluster Detection

This paper develops a new Bayesian method for cluster detection, the ìBayesian spatial scan statistic,î and compares this method to the standard (frequen-tist) scan statistic approach on the task of prospective disease surveillance.

July 30, 2018

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