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This article discusses the problem of dogs becoming infected with tickborne diseases when taken by their owners on holiday in southern Europe.

Author(s)
Zaspel, C.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2016, 97, Special Issue, pp 36...42
Abstract

Background: International travel, particularly to developing countries, is becoming increasingly common among the Israeli population, including an increase in the number of travelling children. Since children are a distinct travellers' population, data about their post-travel morbidity are needed....

Author(s)
Rabinowicz, S.; Schwartz, E.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2017, 24, 6, pp tax062
Abstract

Horses are among the domestic animals that closely interact with humans and are highly parasitized by ticks, which are the primary vectors of zoonoses. As horses in Tayrona National Natural Park (PNNT) are used as a means of transporting goods, luggage and people, they are in constant contact with...

Author(s)
Santodomingo, A.; Sierra-Orozco, K.; Cotes-Perdomo, A.; Castro, L. R.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2019, 77, 3, pp 411-423
Abstract

Background: Mediterranean Spotted Fever (MSF) is a tick-borne zoonosis caused by Rickettsia conorii which is endemic in Malta, an island in the South Mediterranean that is a popular tourist destination. Diagnosis is frequently based on clinical manifestations as laboratory results are often limited ...

Author(s)
Torpiano, P.; Pace, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2018, 26, pp 16-24
Abstract

The Danish island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea has been known as a tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) natural focus for more than 60 years. TBE in humans is diagnosed on a regular basis either in inhabitants or tourists of the island. Other areas in Denmark have been suggested as possible risk areas of ...

Author(s)
Andersen, N. S.; Bestehorn, M.; Chitimia-Dobler, L.; Kolmos, H. J.; Jensen, P. M.; Dobler, G.; Skarphédinsson, S.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 3, pp 533-539
Abstract

Purpose of Review: Ticks are the second most important vectors of infectious diseases after mosquitoes worldwide. The growth of international tourism including in rural and remote places increasingly exposes travelers to tick bite. Our aim was to review the main tick-borne infectious diseases...

Author(s)
Eldin, C.; Parola, P.
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
Current Infectious Disease Reports, 2018, 20, 7, pp 17
Abstract

Arthropod-associated diseases are a major cause of morbidity among travelers. Obtaining a detailed travel itinerary and understanding traveler-specific and destination-specific risk factors can help mitigate the risk of vector-borne diseases. DEET, picaridin, PMD, and IR3535 are insect repellents...

Author(s)
Alpern, J. D.; Dunlop, S. J.; Dolan, B. J.; Stauffer, W. M.; Boulware, D. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Medical Clinics of North America, 2016, 100, 2, pp 303-316
Abstract

The Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program was the first parasite eradication program of veterinary importance in the United States and is considered to be one of the greatest disease eradication programs of all time. The program's utilization of pasture vacation and dipping of cattle in acaricide...

Author(s)
Lohmeyer, K. H.; May, M. A.; Thomas, D. B.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2018, 55, 3, pp 515-522
Abstract

Information on ticks biting humans in Brazil is very restricted. In fact, many times when human tick-borne diseases are diagnosed, the involved vector tick is not identified, although this may be clinically helpful. Pantanal is one of the world's largest floodplains, has an exuberant wildlife, and...

Author(s)
Ramos, V. N.; Osava, C. F.; Piovezan, U.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2014, 5, 5, pp 497-499
Abstract

This article discusses the preventive measures against parasitic and vector-borne diseases, stress and heatstroke during travel in cats and dogs.

Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Vorbeugen ist besser als Heilen, 2014, pp 50...57

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