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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
AbstractFull Text

This article presents the use of immunological and DNA amplification techniques in determining the host preference of vectors, with focus on the latter. The identification of Culicoides sp. hosts in Spain through molecular analytical techniques is presented.

Author(s)
Martínez-de la Puente, J.; Martínez, J.; Ferraguti, M.; Morales-de la Nuez, A.; Castro, N.; Figuerola, J.
Publisher
Grupo Asis Biomedia, S.L., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Albéitar, 2014, No.176, pp 44-45
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
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The epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, life cycle, morphological features, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of Rhipicephalus appendiculatus as a parasite and as a disease vector of domestic animals in Africa are discussed. [The CFSPH factsheets are periodically updated and the most ...

Publisher
Center for Food Security and Public Health, Iowa State University, Iowa, USA
Citation
Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, 2009, pp 2 pp.
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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
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This proceedings is comprised of 21 papers covering the epidemiology and prevention of animal diseases. The use of systemic antibiotics for dry cow therapy, perceptions of biosecurity effectiveness by horse industry participants, risk factors associated with severity of postweaning multisystemic...

Author(s)
Fourichon, C.; Pfeiffer, D. U.
Publisher
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Roslin, UK
Citation
Proceedings of the Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Leipzig, Germany, 23rd-25th March 2011, 2011, pp 278 pp.
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
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According to the OIE rapporteur, Dr Karim Ben Jebara, Head of the OIE Animal Health Information Department, there were no major regional or international events involving OIE listed diseases in 2009 or early 2010. A continuation of the situation with quantitative and qualitative differences was...

Author(s)
Truszczyński, M.; Wijaszka, T.
Publisher
Polskiego Towarzystwa Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2010, 66, 12, pp 795-798
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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

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