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Cover for Interaction of health and behaviour problems in dogs.

Author(s)
Dube, M. B.; Asher, L.; W├╝rbel, H.; Melotti, L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Cortisol content in hair measured by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry: a non-invasive marker of chronic stress in companion animals.

Author(s)
Mougeot, I.; Fish, J.; Lannoy, I. de; Grujic, A.; Landsberg, G.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Skin infections.

This chapter focuses on the following common skin infections in humans: varicella/herpes zoster, measles, rubella, mumps, streptococcal (Streptococcus pyogenes) skin infections, and leprosy. For each disease, the following information is provided: aetiology, clinical features, diagnosis, mode of...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Not clean.

This chapter presents a historical account of some of the common infectious diseases of humans associated with unhygienic and unsanitary traditional practices, such as neonatal tetanus, trachoma, yaws and syphilis. The importance of handwashing and hygiene education in the control and prevention of ...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646824)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diseases of poor hygiene.

The diseases of poor hygiene arise from direct contact of the skin, conjunctiva or mucous membrane. This chapter focus on the 3 groups of disease in this category: skin diseases, the tropical treponematoses, and eye diseases. The skin diseases include scabies, lice infestation, the superficial...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diseases of water contact.

This chapter focuses on 3 waterborne diseases of humans, namely schistosomiasis, Dracunculus medinensis infection and Buruli ulcer, describing their aetiology, clinical features, diagnosis, mode of transmission, incubation period, period of communicability, occurrence and distribution, control and...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The human skin microbiome.

This chapter discusses the composition and diversity of microbial communities (i.e., bacteria, fungi, parasites, viruses) of the human skin at different sites. Perturbations in skin microbial composition during various cutaneous disease states, such as acne vulgaris, psoriasis and atopic...

Author(s)
Tong, J.; Li, H. Y.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640495)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Pig disease identification and diagnosis guide.

This book is comprised of 11 parts covering the most common diseases in pigs. It is aimed at pig farm managers and workers, pig industry personnel, veterinarians and veterinary students. Focus is given on the clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment of the diseases covered. Topics discussed include...

Author(s)
McOrist, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642123)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Resveratrol: a chemo-preventative agent with diverse applications.

This book chapter reviews the occurrence/sources, chemical structure, classification (according to isomers), physiological effects, metabolism and bioavailability, stability, dosage, and safety of resveratrol as a phytochemical. The various roles of resveratrol in biological systems are also...

Author(s)
Charu Gupta; Girish Sharma; Chan, D.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643632)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Nutraceuticals from microbes.

This book chapter discusses the potential of microbes as a source of nutraceuticals/dietary supplements/functional foods/food supplements and its health benefits in relation to various health problems. The chapter reviews the benefits of microorganisms as a source of proteins, antioxidants, natural ...

Author(s)
Charu Gupta; Dhan Prakash; Garg, A. P.; Sneh Gupta
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643632)
Type
Book chapter

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