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Uniform Title Mycobacterium bovis infection in animals and humans
Title Zoonotic tuberculosis : mycobacterium bovis and other pathogenic mycobacteria / editors, Charles O. Thoen, James H. Steele, and John B. Kaneene
Edition Third edition
Published Ames, Iowa : Wiley Blackwell, 2014
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Summary Zoonotic Tuberculosis: Mycobacterium bovis and Other Pathogenic Mycobacteria, Third Edition is a comprehensive review of the state of the art in the control and elimination of infections caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in animals and humans. This update to the most complete and current reference available on Mycobacterium bovis includes new coverage of the latest molecular techniques; more information on human infection and One Health; updates to the information on the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD), the World Health Organization (WHO), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), and the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Tuberculosis Eradication Program; and coverage of additional Africancountries. The Third Edition upholds the book's reputation as a truly global resource on M. bovis. Written by an international list of tuberculosis experts, chapters cover the status of tuberculosis in many regions throughout the world and deal with issues related to the detection, spread, and control of Mycobacterium bovis, as well as the economic impact of outbreaks. Zoonotic Tuberculosis: Mycobacterium bovis and Other Pathogenic Mycobacteria offers valuable information for public health officials, medical doctors, state and federal regulatory veterinarians, veterinary practitioners, and animal caretakers
Notes Preceded by: Mycobacterium bovis infection in animals and humans / [edited by] Charles O. Thoen, James H. Steele, Michael J. Gilsdorf. 2nd ed. 2006
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Complications.
Mycobacterium bovis.
Tuberculosis in cattle.
Disease Eradication.
Mycobacterium bovis -- pathogenicity.
Tuberculosis -- veterinary.
Tuberculosis, Bovine.
Zoonoses -- microbiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Kaneene, John B., editor
Steele, James H., editor
Thoen, Charles O., editor
LC no. 2013043534
ISBN 1118474287 (ePub)
1118474325 (Adobe PDF)
1118474317 (electronic bk.)
9781118474280 (ePub)
9781118474310 (electronic bk.)
9781118474327 (Adobe PDF)