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Author Martin, Wayne

Title Veterinary Epidemiology : Principles and Methods / Wayne Martin, Alan Meek, Preben Willebtrg
Published Minneapolis : Open Textbook Library, 1987


Description 1 online resource
Series Open textbook library
Open Textbook Library
Contents I / Basic principles -- 1. Epidemiologic concepts -- 2. Sampling methods -- 3. Measurement of disease frequency and production -- II / Studying disease in animal populations -- 4. Descriptive epidemiology -- 5. Disease causation -- 6. Surveys and analytic observational studies -- 7. Design of field trials -- 8. Theoretical epidemiology: systems analysis and modeling. -- III / Animal health economics -- 9. Animal health economics -- IV / Applied epidemiology -- 10. Rationale, strategies, and concepts of animal disease control -- 11. Monitoring disease and production -- 12. Field investigations
Summary The purpose of this textbook is to provide an introductory, yet comprehensive, source of information on epidemiology for veterinary students, researchers, and practitioners. There has not been a textbook that presents analytic epidemiology as a science, basic to veterinary medicine's efforts in health management (herd health) as well as in clinical medicine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online version, 1st edition, 1987; title from PDF (viewed on October 28, 2016)
Subject Medicine -- Textbooks
Veterinary epidemiology.
Epidemiologic Methods -- veterinary
Veterinary epidemiology.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Form Electronic book
Author Martin, Wayne, author
Meek, Alan, author
Willebtrg, Preben, author
Open Textbook Library, distributor.
ISBN 9780813818566