2007

Disease in Wild Animals

Investigation and Management

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ISBN: 978-3-540-48974-0 (Print) 978-3-540-48978-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Disease and epizootiology–basic principles

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      Pages 17-29

      Special problems in working with free-living animals

  3. Disease investigation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 31-31

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      Pages 33-51

      Identifying and defining a disease

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      Pages 53-82

      Collecting population data

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      Pages 83-102

      Defining environmental factors

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      Pages 103-122

      Formulating and testing hypotheses

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      Pages 123-146

      Samples, sampling and sample collection

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      Pages 147-163

      Investigation of disease outbreaks and chronic or inapparent disease

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      Pages 165-182

      Records and recordkeeping

  4. Disease management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Pages 185-198

      Disease management–general principles

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      Pages 199-216

      Management of the causative agent/factor or its vector

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      Pages 217-245

      Disease management through manipulation of the host population

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      Pages 247-269

      Disease management through treatment and immunization

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      Pages 271-290

      Disease management through environmental modification

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      Pages 291-308

      Disease management through influencing human activities

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      Pages 309-324

      Emergency and integrated management programs

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      Pages 325-340

      Assessing the effectiveness of a disease-management program

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 341-393