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The extensive bovine systems of Tierra del Fuego incorporate little management technology so they have low production levels per unit area. However, there are technologies available such as grassland assessment, vegetation type separation, and rotational grazing system that would allow better...

Author(s)
Ormaechea, S.; Gargaglione, V.; Bahamonde, H. A.; Escribano, C.; Ceccaldi, E.; Peri, P. L.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2018, 30, 2, pp Article 33
AbstractFull Text

The workshop provided a comprehensive assessment of the status and trends of AIRT in the region, with countries being at different levels of implementation. Several Latin American countries have initiated the development of national AIRT systems. This has largely been motivated by export...

Author(s)
Besbes, B.; Molina-Flores, B.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2013, No.15, pp vi + 270 pp.
AbstractFull Text

An overview on hydatidosis is given, including its causative agent, host range, transmission, history, distribution, diagnosis and clinical signs. Control and prevention of the disease are also discussed.

Author(s)
Alfredo López, R.
Publisher
Grupo Asis Biomedia, S.L., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Albéitar, 2014, No.176, pp 18, 20
Abstract

As a result of the free trade agreements signed by Chile, which will open markets for the export of dairy and beef products, it is expected that the livestock production activity will be increased and intensified in southern Chile. Despite the technological knowledge available for livestock...

Author(s)
Alfaro, M.; Salazar, F.
Publisher
Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, Chillán, Chile
Citation
Agricultura Técnica, 2005, 65, 3, pp 330-340
Abstract

Data obtained from the Ministry of Health in Chile were used to determine the geographical distribution and annual number of cases and prevalence rates of fascioliasis (caused by Fasciola hepatica) in cattle, pigs, sheep, equines, goats and camelids during the period 1989-1995. The disease is...

Author(s)
Morales, M. A.; Luengo, J.; Vasquez, J.
Publisher
Sociedad Chilena de Parasitología, Santiago, Chile
Citation
Parasitología al Día, 2000, 24, 3/4, pp 115-118
Abstract

A checklist of the parasites (nematodes, platyhelminths, arthropods and protozoa) recorded from horses, cattle, sheep, goats, llamas and alpacas, pigs, dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens and pigeons in Chile is presented.

Author(s)
Alcaino, H.; Gorman, T.
Citation
Parasitología al Día, 1999, 23, 1/2, pp 33-41
Abstract

An epidemiological survey of echinococcosis (Echinococcus granulosus) was conducted in south-central Chile between 1992 and 1997. Indirect haemagglutination and ELISA tests were performed on 5556 apparently healthy people. Of these, 42 (0.8%) had positive results for both tests, giving a...

Author(s)
Apt, W.; Pérez, C.; Galdamez, E.; Campano, S.; Vega, F.; Vargas, D.; Rodríguez, J.; Retamal, C.; Cortés, P.; Zulantay, I.; Rycke, P. H. de
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Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública/Pan American Journal of Public Health, 2000, 7, 1, pp 8-16
Abstract

A study was undertaken to determine which section (upper or lower) of grass is preferred by infective larvae (L3) of Trichostrongylidae of cattle and whether the larvae show a diurnal vertical migration pattern on the grass. Weekly grass samples were taken from a 0.6 ha pasture with calves, from a...

Author(s)
Sievers, G.; Quintana, I.; Cortese, F.; Ernst, S.
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 1998, 30, 1, pp 47-54
Abstract

The possible impact of Echinococcus control programmes for livestock on the incidence of human Echinococcus infections, in regions XI and XII of Chile, were analysed. It was concluded that the national and regional decreases in Echinococcus cases were due to a decrease in the notification of the...

Author(s)
Serra, I. C.; Araya, C. I.; Araneda, J. P.
Citation
Revista Médica de Chile, 1993, 121, 3, pp 343-349
Abstract

Echinococcosis remains a prevalent zoonotic disease in Chile. A survey of human cases showed persistent high notification rates in the extreme south of the country, with more than 30 hospitalizations per 100 000 people in 1989. The disease affects mostly young and middle-aged individuals (15 to 54...

Author(s)
Serra, I.; Araneda, J.; Araya, C.; Serra, V.
Citation
Boletín Chileno de Parasitología, 1996, 51, 1/2, pp 3-12

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