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Cover for Impact of alien mammals on human health.

We provide an overview of the impact of wild invasive alien mammals on human health, focusing specifically on species acting as zoonotic hosts or pathogens, along with the diseases and mechanisms of disease transmission associated with mammals in terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments. We...

Author(s)
Capizzi, D.; Monaco, A.; Genovesi, P.; Scalera, R.; Carnevali, L.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390981)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Do alien free-ranging birds affect human health? A global summary of known zoonoses.

Non-native birds are prominent among alien taxa, with at least 415 species established outside their natural distribution ranges. Impacts of introduced birds on human health have received little attention up to now, despite previous works suggesting that disease transmission is a major impact...

Author(s)
Mori, E.; Meini, S.; Strubbe, D.; Ancillotto, L.; Sposimo, P.; Menchetti, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390981)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Risks for human health related to invasive alien reptiles and amphibians.

More than 100 amphibian and reptile species have established populations outside their natural geographical range, mostly as a consequence of the international pet trade. About 40 zoonoses are associated with reptiles and amphibians. The main zoonotic risks from alien invasive reptiles and...

Author(s)
Pauwels, O. S. G.; Pantchev, N.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390981)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Invasive freshwater invertebrates and fishes: impacts on human health.

Inland waters are subject to more widespread biotic invasions than terrestrial ecosystems. During the last century, 756 aquatic species were introduced in Europe, frequently carrying new parasites for native fauna and humans. The consequences of such invasions are the loss of the invaders' original ...

Author(s)
Souty-Grosset, C.; Anastácio, P.; Reynolds, J.; Tricarico, E.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390981)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Poisonous and venomous: marine alien species in the Mediterranean Sea and human health.

The Suez Canal is the main pathway of introduction of alien species into the Mediterranean Sea. Its successive enlargements left the entire sea prone to colonization by highly impacting invasive alien species, including poisonous and venomous ones. The temporal and spatial extent of occurrence in...

Author(s)
Galil, B.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390981)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Sustainability: connections between biodiversity, the environment, animal welfare and human well-being.

This book chapter discusses the One Welfare framework which explores the links between environmental and conservation issues, animal welfare and human well-being. It includes compassionate conservation, aesthetics in the landscape, the impacts of decreased biodiversity, animal-environment conflicts ...

Author(s)
Pinillos, R. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393845)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Assisted interventions involving animals, humans and the environment.

This book chapter discusses the One Welfare framework which describes those activities involving animals, humans and the environment that involve a need for support, rehabilitation and managed animal rehoming programmes. It highlights and encourages forms of such work that take into consideration...

Author(s)
Pinillos, R. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393845)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Animal health and welfare, human well-being, food security and sustainability.

This book chapter discusses the One Welfare framework which includes elements correlating the level of human well-being with animal welfare, farming environment and sustainable production practices. It focuses on farming and food-producing livestock, and includes the links between animal welfare...

Author(s)
Pinillos, R. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393845)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The social implications of improved animal welfare.

This book chapter discusses the One Welfare framework which covers the connection between poor states of human and animal welfare. It examines cases involving animal welfare, socioeconomic indicators and offences in different social contexts, including those taking place within underprivileged...

Author(s)
Pinillos, R. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393845)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The connections between animal and human abuse and neglect.

This book chapter discusses the One Welfare framework which covers all aspects of the links between people and animal interactions where these may result in abuse, neglect or violence. It supports reduction of incidence of crime and violence, in particular domestic violence and maltreatment of...

Author(s)
Pinillos, R. G.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393845)
Type
Book chapter

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