The Role of Risk Analysis in Polio Eradication: Modeling Possibilities, Probabilities and Outcomes to Inform Choices
by Kimberly M. Thompson, Expert Review of Vaccines 2012;11(1):5-7. PDF

This editorial suggests that models often provide their greatest value by engaging stakeholders in a process that leads to understanding, shared insights, asking the ’right’ questions, and opportunities to avoid and minimize potential crises and discusses important lessons learned from modeling.