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Standards for the academic veterinary medical library
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| Reports | Contributor(s): Sarah Anne Murphy, Martha A. Bedard, Jill Crawley-Low, Diane Fagen, Jean-Paul Jetté
The Standards Committee of the Veterinary Medical Libraries Section was appointed in May 2000 and charged to create standards for the ideal academic veterinary medical library, written from the...
Working with Animals
Fact sheet on working with animals produced by the Women’s Occupational Health Resource Center (WOHRC). The WOHRC (1979-1987) was a research and training program devoted to...
Relationship of human and animal tuberculosis in the interface areas of the National parks of the Kafue Basin in Zambia
| Theses | Contributor(s): Musso Munyeme
Tuberculosis is a disease of worldwide public health and economic importance. In Zambia the disease has been consistently reported in the Kafue Basin without a clear understanding of transmission...
A Functional Tool for the Prioritization of Zoonotic Diseases in Ontario
| Presentations | Contributor(s): Victoria Ng, Jan M. Sargeant
Presentation on the creation of a functional tool regarding prioritization of zoonotic diseases in Ontario including a discussion of disease criteria for prioritization and multi-criteria decision...
Preparedness and disaster response training for veterinary students
| Theses | Contributor(s): Dianne Dunning
Background: The nation's veterinary colleges lack curricula necessary to meet veterinary demands for animal public health and emergency preparedness. A One Health (OH) perspective, which is a...
Incorporating one health into medical education
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rabinowitz, P. M., Natterson-Horowitz, B. J., Kahn, L. H., Kock, R., Pappaioanou, M.
BMC Med Educ
Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Global Health, Family Medicine, University of Washington...
Evacuation of Pets During Disasters: A Public Health Intervention to Increase Resilience
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chadwin, R.
Am J Public Health
Robin Chadwin is with the International Animal Welfare Training Institute, School of Veterinary Medicine,...
Medicina veterinária de desastres e catástrofes : contributo para a extensão do Plano Municipal de Emergência de Proteção Civil de Lisboa aos animais de companhia
| Theses | Contributor(s): José Filipe Miranda Vieira
Os desastres têm capacidade de acometer ecossistemas completos provocando distúrbios na fauna e flora e atingem populações que, pela própria...
Veterinary Public Health Collaborations: An Essential Component of Future Public Health Preparedness
| Theses | Contributor(s): Bryan C. Gooding
Veterinarians protect the public's health by serving in multiple roles as epidemiologists, food inspectors, and veterinary medical officers in local, state, federal, and military...
The Experiences of the Central Texas Elderly and Animal-Assisted Interventions in Assisted-Living Facilities via Medicalization
| Theses | Contributor(s): Heather Nicole Yonce
Medicalization is defined as a “process in which personal and social problems and behaviors have come to be viewed as diseases or medical problems that the medical and allied health...
Willingness to Consult a Veterinarian on Physician's Advice for Zoonotic Diseases: A Formal Role for Veterinarians in Medicine?
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rick Speare, Diana Mendez, Jenni Judd, Simon Reid, Saul Tzipori, Peter D Massey
Physicians appear to find zoonotic diseases a challenge and consider that this topic belongs more to the veterinary profession. However, veterinarians have no formal role in clinical medicine....
Compliance with Hygiene Recommendations for Human-animal Contact at Petting Zoos
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kathleen E. Werden, Paul C. Bartlett
Background: Most children at petting zoos are at least somewhat naïve with respect to animal contact, which is probably why they are being taken to a petting zoo. Unfortunately, their immune...
Assessing Factors Associated with Observed Levels of Adherence to Antirabies PEP Vaccine Among Animal Bite Victims in Machakos Level Five Hospital
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Alice N. Gichohi
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to determine factors associated with observed levels of adherence to ant rabies PEP vaccine among animal bite victims in Machakos level five...
The One Health Approach to Emerging Infectious Diseases: Ebola and the Animal Health Perspective
| Theses | Contributor(s): Rebecca K. Gordon
The fundamental basis for the One Health concept is rooted in the interconnectedness of animal, human, and environmental health. Because of these complex linkages, supporters of One Health...
Zoonosis y tenencia responsable de animales de compañia : un estudio con alumnos de educación básica de la región metropolitana de Chile
| Theses | Contributor(s): Francisco Isaías Velásquez Semper
Las Zoonosis son aquellas enfermedades de trasmisión animal-humano y viceversa, las cuales causan importantes dificultades para la salud de la población en general, debido a la falta...
Dogs and People in Aboriginal Communities: Exploring the Relationship within the Context of the Social Determinants of Health
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kate Senior, Richard Chenhall, Eva McRae-Williams, Daphne Daniels, Keith Rogers
Aboriginal people and dogs have a very long association. The archaeological evidence suggests that the dingo, which was intentionally brought to Australia, was present from about 3500 years ago....
Obesity and Associated Comorbidities in People and Companion Animals: A One Health Perspective
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): M. Chandler, S. Cunningham, E. M. Lund, C. Khanna, R. Naramore, A. Patel, M. J. Day
This article reviews the biology, prevalence and risks for obesity in people and companion dogs and cats, and explores the links between obesity and diabetes mellitus and cancer across these...
One Health Approach to Preventing Obesity in People and Their Pets
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): M. J. Day
One of the most significant healthcare issues facing the human population, and shared by small companion animals (i.e. pet dogs and cats), is the growing problem of obesity. A recent analysis of...
Emergence and re-emergence of Zoonoses. Context and consequences
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): V. Sala, E. De Faveri
Zoonoses have been and are still considered merely a “veterinary problem”. Instead, the understanding of their emergence, re-emergence and persistence is more effectively addressed in...
New Approaches for Education and Training in Veterinary Public Health: The SAPUVET Projects
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Carmelo Ortega, Guillermo Parilla, Katinka De Balogh, Mauro De Rosa, Olga Gimeno, Leopoldo Estol, Dora Dobosh, Guillermo Leguia, Nestor Falcon, Adolfo Fonseca, Miguel Torres, Magaly Caballero, Jorge Quiros, Manuela Clemente Vilhena, Luis Carlos Villamil, Natalia Cediel, Daniele De Meneghi
Continued contact between humans and animals, in combination with the ever-increasing movement of human and animal populations that is one effect of globalization, contributes to the spread of...