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Modeling The Zoonotic Transmission Dynamics Of Nipah Virus: Implications For Outbreak Control And Model-Guided Fieldwork
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| Theses | Contributor(s): Natasha Wenzel
Introduction: Nipah virus is considered a biosafety level-4 pathogen that is endemic to bats of the genus Pteropus. Infection in humans presents clinically as febrile encephalitis with an...
Standards for the academic veterinary medical library
| 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...
Políticas de controle populacional de animais errantes e de zoonoses
| Theses | Contributor(s): Henrique Augusto Reberte
Este trabalho de conclusão de curso traz a problemática do controle populacional de animais errantes e de zoonoses no Estado brasileiro sob o ponto de vista dos direitos dos animais....
Practices and Perceptions of Animal Contact and Associated Health Outcomes in Pregnant Women and New Mothers
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hsin-Yi Weng, Kimberly Ankrom
Companion animals play an important role in our society. However, pregnant women and new mothers might have specific concerns about animal-associated health outcomes because of their altered...
Rabies Vaccination Targets for Stray Dog Populations
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Tiffany Leung, Stephen A. Davis
The role of stray dogs in the persistence of domestic dog rabies, and whether removal of such dogs is beneficial, remains contentious issues for control programs seeking to eliminate rabies. While...
Tuberculosis and One Health – What is in a Name?
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Susanna Sternberg Lewerin
Most control programs for bovine tuberculosis include reporting to both veterinary and public health authorities, and measures to prevent transmission from animals to humans. On the other hand,...
Editorial: Towards Elimination of Dog Mediated Human Rabies
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Salome Dürr, Anna S. Fahrion, Lea Knopf, Louise H. Taylor
Rabies is a zoonotic viral disease with a high impact on human and animal health. The disease is almost 100% fatal after clinical signs appear and kills tens of thousands of people per year...
Elimination of Dog-Mediated Human Rabies Deaths by 2030: Needs Assessment and Alternatives for Progress Based on Dog Vaccination
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ryan M. Wallace, Eduardo A. Undurraga, Jesse D. Blanton, Julie Cleaton, Richard Franka
Background: Rabies imposes a substantial burden to about half of the world population. The World Health Organization (WHO), World Organization for Animal Health, and the Food and Agriculture...
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...
Current opinion on maximizing veterinary profession growth and contributions
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Nimmanapalli, R., Donapaty, S. R.
Veterinary profession sphere overlaps three major biology arenas namely agriculture, basic sciences, and human medicine. Thus, so far the investments in veterinary field are not proportional to...
Practices and perceptions of animal contact and associated health outcomes in pregnant women and new mothers
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Weng, HsinYi, Ankrom, K.
Company human-animal interaction in the municipality of Paragominas, southeast of ParaInteracao homem-animal de companhia no municipio de Paragominas, sudeste do Para
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Santos, R. C. B., Moura, K. B., Sousa e Sousa, E., Oliveira, R. A. de, Soares, B. C., Melo, W. de O.
Objective of this study was to characterize the creation of companion animals raised in the southeastern region of Para. The study was conducted in the municipality of Paragominas-PA, from June to...
The impact of animals on patient wellbeing
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Williams, B.
Benefits and Risks for People and Livestock of Keeping Companion Animals: Searching for a Healthy Balance
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sterneberg-van der Maaten, T., Turner, D., Van Tilburg, J., Vaarten, J.
J Comp Pathol
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Federation of Veterinarians of Europe, Avenue de Tervueren 12, Brussels, Belgium. Electronic address:...
Disease Risk Assessments Involving Companion Animals: an Overview for 15 Selected Pathogens Taking a European Perspective
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rijks, J. M., Cito, F., Cunningham, A. A., Rantsios, A. T., Giovannini, A.
J Comp Pathol
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Dutch Wildlife Health Centre, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 1, Utrecht, The...
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...
Caracterização dos comportamentos de tutores de animais de estimação numa amostra não probabilística
| Theses | Contributor(s): Zélia Irina Lucas Rebelo
O presente estudo tem como objectivo caracterizar o comportamento dos tutores de animais utilizando uma amostra não-probabilística. Neste contexto, foi elaborado um...
Human-animal interactions: Survey of contact behavior relevant for the spread of infectious diseases
| Theses | Contributor(s): Yimer Wasihun Kifle
Background: Approximately 75 percent of recently emerging infectious diseases that affect humans are diseases of animal origin, and approximately 60 percent of all human pathogens are zoonotic....
Gastrointestinal parasite risk in dog parks in the Lisbon area
| Theses | Contributor(s): Ana Maria Nogueira Ferreira
Dog parks may pose a risk for the transmission of parasitic zoonotic agents via the faeces and soil contact. This is the first study to investigate gastrointestinal infections in park-attending...
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....