Bayesian estimation of prevalence of paratuberculosis in da…


Bayesian estimation of prevalence of paratuberculosis in dairy herds enrolled in a voluntary Johne’s Disease Control Progr...
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1 Introduction
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2 Materials and methods
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2.1 Study population
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2.2 Statistical analysis
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2.2.1 Analytical model
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2.2.2 Model priors—test characteristics
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2.2.3 Model priors—HTP and CWHP
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2.2.4 Sensitivity analysis
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3 Results
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3.1 Descriptive statistics
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3.1.1 Secondary dataset (2005); formulation of priors
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3.1.2 Primary dataset (2013–14)
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3.2 Model outcomes
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3.3 Sensitivity analysis
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4 Discussion
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5 Conclusion
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Acknowledgements
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References
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