Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pregnancy and infection.

This chapter reviews clinical and epidemiological data on infectious diseases affecting maternal and perinatal health, which are presented according to the timescale of a woman's life. These diseases include: (before pregnancy) lymphatic filariasis, leprosy, gonorrhoea, Chlamydia trachomatis...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Bovine parainfluenza virus type 3.

Bovine parainfluenza virus type 3 (bPIV-3) is a member of the family Paramyxoviridae, subfamily Paramyxovirinae, genus Respirovirus. Together with other viral and bacterial agents, bPIV-3 is associated with the clinical condition known as 'shipping fever', in which the animal develops clinical...

Author(s)
Spilki, F. R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644172)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Bovine respiratory syncytial virus.

Bovine respiratory syncytial virus (bRSV) is the main cause of respiratory disease in beef and dairy cattle worldwide. It is responsible for substantial economic losses to the livestock industry because of morbidity, mortality, treatment and prevention costs. Several studies have demonstrated that...

Author(s)
Dus Santos, M. J.; Mozgovoj, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644172)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A review of cancers in Africa.

This chapter briefly describes cancer incidence and mortality in low- and middle-income countries and outlines key global players involved in agenda setting for the control, treatment and overall management of cancers globally. The prevalence, morbidity, mortality and causes (infections, tobacco...

Author(s)
Adeloye, D.; Grant, L.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643328)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Infectious diseases of warmwater fish in fresh water.

This chapter presents the viral, bacterial, pseudofungal and parasitic diseases in cultured warm freshwater fish. Focus is given on the distribution, causative agent, pathology, diagnosis, prevention and control of these diseases.

Author(s)
Lio-Po, G. D.; Lim, L. H. S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642079)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pathophysiology and management of cluster seizures.

A review on the pathophysiology and management of cluster seizures in dogs and cats is presented with highlights on the definition, mechanisms, prevalence, periodicity, timing and management of cluster seizures. The risk factors for experiencing seizure clusters are also discussed.

Author(s)
Platt, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641096)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Epidemiology of canine seizures.

The prevalence of canine seizures based on semiological, aetiological, breed, gender, and age classification are presented, highlighting its diagnosis.

Author(s)
Platt, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641096)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Epidemiology of feline seizures.

The prevalence of feline seizures based on semiological, aetiological, symptoms, and breed classification is presented.

Author(s)
Risio, L. de
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641096)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Investigating disease outbreaks.

In this chapter a general discussion of the steps required to investigate an outbreak of disease of unknown cause or where other factors have resulted in an increased occurrence of the disease is presented. Throughout the following discussion, investigation of Menangle virus infection in an...

Author(s)
Sergeant, E.; Perkins, N.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936839)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The origins and development of rabbits.

This chapter discusses the history of rabbits and how people from the past and present in countries such as USA, Spain, Portugal, and Japan have viewed rabbits as pests and pets. A brief history on how diseases from imported rabbits, such as myxomatosis and rabbit (viral) haemorrhagic disease,...

Author(s)
Buseth, M. E.; Saunders, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641904)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics