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This special issue includes 10 papers aiming to present a snapshot of the current state of theoretical disease ecology and evolutionary research. The topics discussed are: practical application of models to guide alternative management strategies (e.g. vaccination or culling) of wildlife diseases...

Author(s)
Fenton, A.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2016, 143, 7, pp 801-930
Abstract

These proceedings are a compilation of 18 articles on various animal diseases, nutrition, disease surveillance, epidemiology and emerging diseases from various scientists and experts. Topics discussed are: paratuberculosis control programme in North Western Italy (Piedmont Region) involving...

Publisher
Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2012, No.62, pp 3-169
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).

This chapter covers the taxonomy, morphology, life cycle, behaviour, bionomics, veterinary and medical importance, prevention and control of biting midges (Ceratopogonidae). Focus is given on species that are important biting pests and vectors of minor pathogens to humans and vectors of major...

Author(s)
Russell, R. C.; Otranto, D.; Wall, R. L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640372)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The results on the prevalence and effects of zoonotic diseases in humans and animals of Bangladesh are analyzed from the published literatures and presented in this report. It appears from the literature that there are about 1415 human pathogens of which 61% are zoonotic and nearly half of all...

Author(s)
Samad, M. A.
Publisher
Bangladesh Society for Veterinary Medicine, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Citation
Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2011, 9, 2, pp 95-120
Abstract

As 6 out of every 10 human pathogens came from animals, it seems likely that many future emerging threats to human health will also come from animals. A valuable open-source evidence-based database (the ENHanCEd Infectious Diseases database - EID2) has recently been created. The EID2 automatically...

Author(s)
McIntyre, K. M.; Setzkorn, C.; Wardeh, M.; Hepworth, P. J.; Radford, A. D.; Baylis, M.
Publisher
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Roslin, UK
Citation
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Proceedings of a meeting held in Madrid, Spain, 20-22 March 2013, 2013, pp 143-159
AbstractFull Text

This section is comprised of abstracts of papers (n=11) and posters (n=9) presented at the Back to Basics Congress of the South African Association of Veterinary Technologists (SAAVT). Focus is given on different aspects (diagnosis, detection, prevalence, control, prevention, taxonomy and genetics) ...

Publisher
South African Veterinary Association, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 2010, 81, 2, pp 129-134
Abstract

This article discusses the different neglected zoonotic diseases (bovine tuberculosis, cysticercosis, brucellosis, Q-fever, rift valley fever and trypanosomiasis) that are prevalent, undiagnosed, misdiagnosed and untreated in marginalized communities in western Kenya. The paper focuses on...

Author(s)
Doble, L.; Fèvre, E. M.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2010, 166, 18, pp 546-547
AbstractFull Text

During 2008, 44 of the 53 (83%) Member States of the African Union submitted their disease status report to IBAR. This was an improvement over 2007 where only 32 (60%) countries filed their report. Out of the expected 636 monthly disease reports from all countries, IBAR received a total of 505...

Publisher
African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pan African Animal Health Yearbook, 2008, 2008, pp x + 51 + XV pp.
Abstract

Culicoides is a large genus of biting midges belonging to the family Ceratopogonidae. They are vectors of bluetongue, ephemeral fever, Akabane virus of cattle, epizootic hemorrhagic disease of deer, African horse sickness and many are intermediate hosts of filarioid nematodes. Many are also causes...

Author(s)
Kazimierczak, K.; Górski, P.; Altrych, P.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2009, 84, 12, pp 977-980
Abstract

This large, 2-volume publication on the infectious diseases of livestock is the result of a collaboration between 106 international specialists and is claimed to represent an exhaustive survey of francophone literature published on the subject over the last 50 years. Most mammalian livestock...

Author(s)
Lefèvre, P. C.; Blancou, J.; Chermette, R.
Publisher
Editions Tec & Doc, Paris, France
Citation
Principales maladies infectieuses et parasitaires du bétail: Europe et régions chaudes, 2003, pp xxxv + 764 pp.; xxvi + 769-1762 pp.

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