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Table 1 Model parameters and their values

From: Parameter-dependent transmission dynamics and optimal control of foot and mouth disease in a contaminated environment

ParameterDescriptionValueReference
ΛRecruitment rate0.2[6]
ωRate of immunity loss0.0056[13]
μNatural mortality rate of cattle0.0002[2]
βpEnvironment-to-host transmission rate0.01Assumed
βIHost-to-host transmission rate0.0001Assumed
σDevelopment rate of clinical signs0.25[17]
νDisease-induced mortality rate of cattle0.0064[11]
γRecovery rate of infected cattle0.143[22]
λpShedding rate of FMDV0.002Assumed
δpDecay rate of FMDV0.0476Assumed