Biomedical Statistics and Informatics

Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2022

  • Forecasting Malaria Cases Among Pregnant Women in Rivers State Nigeria: A GARCH Time Series Analysis Modelling Using Reported Data

    Lucky Wobodo Alerechi, Anthony Ike Wegbom, Clement Kevin Edet, Emmanuel Oyinebifun Biu

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 60-68
    Received: 8 November 2022
    Accepted: 28 November 2022
    Published: 15 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.bsi.20220704.11
    Abstract: Background: Malaria in pregnancy is considered a significant public health problem, for which over 25 million are at risk of the infection each year in sub-Sahara Africa including Nigeria. This is despite interventions and improvement in the diagnosis, and treatment techniques. This study, therefore, forecasted cases of malaria in pregnancy in Rive... Show More