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- Ginsberg, Howard S., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Ecological applications 2019 v.29 no.4 pp. e01892
- adaptive management; control methods; cost effectiveness; disease transmission; environmental impact; funding; human diseases; humans; integrated pest management; monitoring; nontarget organisms; pathogens; pesticide application; pests; public health; risk; vector-borne diseases
- ... Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an approach to minimizing economic and environmental harm caused by pests, and Integrated Vector Management (IVM) uses similar methods to minimize pathogen transmission by vectors. The risk of acquiring a vector‐borne infection is often quantified using the density of infected vectors. The relationship between vector numbers and risk of human infection is more o ...