Table 2

Best-fit multivariate linear regression model of peak timing in all SARI hospitalizations derived via backward elimination procedure
Predictor variable Coefficient (95% CI) Coefficient of variation (R2) P value
Maximum temperature −1.93 (−3.34, -0.51) 79.7% 0.002
Specific humidity −4.5 (−7.75, -1.26)
Latitude 1.9 (1.05, 2.76)
Intercept 181.68 (120.61, 242.75)

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Chowell et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012 12:298   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-298

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