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Table 1 Model parameters related to control measures

From: Control measures to prevent the increase of paratuberculosis prevalence in dairy cattle herds: an individual-based modelling approach

Parameters Values
Reduction of calf exposure to the general environment [1.0, 0.65, 0.5, 0.35]
Test frequency [None, 104, 52] in weeks
Test sensitivity per health state [38]
 IM animals 0.47
 IH animals 0.71
Culling delay of animals detected as
 Moderately positive (IM) 26 weeks
 Highly positive (IH) [4, 13] in weeks
Culling proportion of animals detected as
 Moderately positive (IM) [0%, 50%]
 Highly positive (IH) 100%
Sex-ratio (female side) [0.5, 0.6, 0.7]
Selling proportion of marked calves [0.0, 0.5, 0.65, 0.8]