Original Article COVID-19
The influence of humidity on seasonality in India's COVID-19 and the effectiveness of policy controls in the second and third waves of 2021 and early 2022

Virendra Mane; Priya Prabhu; Poorva Bhalerao

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2023


  Background: The first wave of COVID-19 in India began to decline suddenly in September 2020 and appeared to be nearly over by the end of January 2021. At the time, no models or papers predicted or explained this decline. The authors hypothesized in their previous study that the cases decreased due to ...  Read More

Review Clinical Epidemiology
A mini review of disease, illness, sickness, and related terms for non-epidemiologists

Abdel-Hady El-Gilany

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2023


  Background: Disease, illness, and sickness are all overlapping terms that are not entirely synonymous. Illness, disease, and sickness all characterize different aspects of morbidity and must be treated as distinct entities. Changes in one aspect may have no bearing on changes in another. Despite their ...  Read More