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15 April 2020
I have bundled a few datasets mentioned in Alfred W. Crosby’s (2003) book “America’s Forgotten Pandemic” into an R package. In addition to Crosby’s data, I have also added data on non-pharmaceutical interventions by larger U.S. cities during the 1918 and 1919 outbreak from Howard Markel and colleagues.
The spanishflu package can be used to create figures similar to current COVID-19 figures.
This is a small example on how to do that:
12 April 2020
For a few weeks I have tried to keep up with the draft vaccine landscape documents published by the WHO. I figured that if I do this work anyway I might as well bundle the dataset in an R package. The package is called covid19vaccines and contains various updates of the WHO Draft Landscape in a tidy table.
I hope to be able to update the package each week. In building the package I profited from a number of sources: