Cookies on VetMed Resource

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.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

Fasciola hepatica, the common liver fluke, is an economically important parasite of ruminants. Although infections in cattle are generally chronic and sub-clinical, the overall impacts on health and productivity can be significant, including decreased feed efficiency, weight gain, reproductive...

Author(s)
Zimmerman, G. L.
Publisher
American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Stillwater, USA
Citation
Bovine Practitioner, 2013, 47, 2, pp 124-132
Abstract

Human onchocerciasis (river blindness), caused by the filarial nematode Onchocerca volvulus, has been successfully controlled by a single drug, ivermectin, for over 25 years. Ivermectin prevents the disease symptoms of severe itching and visual impairment by killing the microfilarial stage, but...

Author(s)
Bah, G. S.; Tanya, V. N.; Makepeace, B. L.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 212, 1/2, pp 25-34
Abstract

These proceedings presents papers submitted at the 45th Annual Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners held in Montreal, Canada, last 20-22 September, 2012. Topics of papers focused on the latest on bovine veterinary education, highlighting the production, nutrition,...

Publisher
American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Stillwater, USA
Citation
Bovine Practitioner, 2012, 46, 1, pp 1-65
AbstractFull Text

This study was carried out to verify the influence of the anthelmintic treatment of imported beef cattle when administered 2 or 21 days after allotment into the fattening unit. 56 Charolais beef cattle from France were included in this study. The animals were randomly allocated into 2 groups: group ...

Author(s)
Genchi, C.; Rossi, C. A. S.; Dell'Orto, V.; Genchi, A.; Cavirani, S.; Giglioli, G.; Fontana, L.; Bonfanti, M.
Publisher
SIVAR - Societa Italiana Veterinari per Animali da Reddito, Cremona, Italy
Citation
Large Animal Review, 2005, 11, 6, pp 9-16
Abstract

This paper reviews the immunomodulatory effects (immunosuppression or immunoactivation) of various anthelmintics including levamisole, fenvalerate, dieldrin, carbofuran, aminocarb, thiabendazole, fenbendazole, oxfendazole and ivermectin. The induced modulation of immune function may occur via...

Author(s)
Sajid, M. S.; Iqbal, Z.; Muhammad, G.; Iqbal, M. U.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2006, 132, 3, pp 301-313
Abstract

Effects of strategic anthelmintic treatment on pathophysiological and immunological changes induced by infection with Ostertagia ostertagi and Cooperia oncophora were studied in 2 groups of 12 calves each: an infected group, inoculated with 200 000 mixed O. ostertagi and C. oncophora third-stage L3 ...

Author(s)
Yang, C.; Gibbs, H. C.; Xiao, L.; Wallace, C. R.
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 1993, 54, 12, pp 2048-2055
Abstract

Immunomodulation by O. ostertagi and the effects of strategic anthelmintic treatments were studied in 3 groups of 6 calves each: an infected group inoculated with 100 000 third-stage larvae (L3)/calf at 1 and 28 days; an infected-treated group, similarly inoculated, but treated with ivermectin 9...

Author(s)
Yang, C.; Gibbs, H. C.; Xiao, L.
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 1993, 54, 7, pp 1074-1083

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics