Francisco Rogerlândio Martins-Melo, Marta Cristhiany Cunha Pinheiro, Alberto Novaes Ramos, Carlos Henrique Alencar, Fernando Schemelzer de Moraes Bezerra, and Jorg Heukelbach
Figure 2. Spatial and spatiotemporal cluster analysis of rates of schistosomiasis-related deaths, by municipality of residence, Brazil, 2000–2011. A) LISA cluster analysis (Moran Map), based on Local Moran’s I index. B) Scan space-time clusters analysis, calculated by using Kulldorff’s scan statistics with SaTScan software version 9.1.1 (Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Information Management Service, Silver Spring, MD, USA). Mapping and calculation of autocorrelation spatial analysis were conducted using ArcGIS software version 9.3 (Esri, Redlands, CA, USA). LISA, Local Index of Spatial Association.