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Cover for Why one health?

This chapter discussed the foundational principles of One Health and highlights on the cultural differences in human-animal relations and their implications, animal ethical and welfare issues, and One Health as embedded in landscapes and transdisciplinarity.

Author(s)
Zinsstag, J.; Waltner-Toews, D.; Tanner, M.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242577)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Grappling with complexity: the context for one health and the ecohealth approach.

In this chapter, the nature of the problems that the ecohealth approach is intended to address were discussed and presents an overview of the ecosystem approach, a transdisciplinary conception of health, and principles and guidelines that bring these together in the ecosystem approach to health and ...

Author(s)
Bunch, M. J.; Waltner-Toews, D.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242577)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Theoretical issues of One Health.

One Health can be defined as any added value in terms of health of humans and animals, financial savings or environmental services achievable by the cooperation of human and veterinary medicine when compared to the concepts of approaches of the 2 medicines working separately. This chapter examines...

Author(s)
Zinsstag, J.; Waltner-Toews, D.; Tanner, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Non-governmental organizations in One Health.

This chapter highlights the important role of non-governmental organizations in the realization of the goals of the One Health concept, exploring their inherent strengths and weaknesses in linking various values, capacities and needs at the human-animal-environment interface. Specific examples of...

Author(s)
Stephen, C.; Waltner-Toews, D.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Infectious zoonoses emerge from complex interactions among social and ecological systems. Understanding this complexity requires the accommodation of multiple, often conflicting, perspectives and narratives, rooted in different value systems and temporal-spatial scales. Therefore, to be adaptive,...

Author(s)
Waltner-Toews, D.
Publisher
Royal Society, London, UK
Citation
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. Biological Sciences, 2017, 372, 1725, pp 20160171
CABI Book Info
Cover for One Health: the theory and practice of integrated health approaches.

The One Health concept of combined veterinary and human health continues to gain momentum, but the supporting literature is sparse. In this book, the origins of the concept are examined, and practical content on methodological tools, data gathering, monitoring techniques, study designs, and...

Author(s)
Zinsstag, J.; Schelling, E.; Waltner-Toews, D.; Whittaker, M.; Tanner, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for One Health in history.

This chapter outlines the history of the "One Health" concept through a neutral, prospective, evidence-based approach that pays due regard to historical context. It focuses on the constellation of ideas, practices and circumstances that brought human and animal health (and to a lesser extent, the...

Author(s)
Bresalier, M.; Cassidy, A.; Woods, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The human-animal relationship in the law.

This chapter provides an overall introduction to the human-animal relationship in the law, as the prevailing distinction between human and animal health is grounded within the general legal distinction between animals and humans. It provides an overview of national provisions concerning animals in...

Author(s)
Wettlaufer, L.; Hafner, F.; Zinsstag, J.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for One Health study designs.

A One Health study implies that data on human and animal health, possibly also on ecological indicators, are analysed in an integrated way and are interpreted together. This chapter focuses on population-based quantitative One Health study designs with emphasis on planning of field surveys. The...

Author(s)
Schelling, E.; Hattendorf, J.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Integrated human and animal demographic surveillance.

This chapter describes integrated approaches for human and animal demographic surveillance, and presents a case study from Chad to illustrate some lessons on the role of and the process for integrating the One Health approach into ongoing Demographic and Health Surveillance Systems globally.

Author(s)
Jean-Richard, V.; Crump, L.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
Type
Book chapter

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