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Zoonotic tuberculosis : mycobacterium bovis and other pathogenic mycobacteria / editors, Charles O. Thoen, James H. Steele, and John B. Kaneene

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Editor:
Thoen, Charles O. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85266838 http://viaf.org/viaf/47059217/  Search this
Steele, James H. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81017071 http://viaf.org/viaf/41894020/  Search this
Kaneene, John B. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82086112 http://viaf.org/viaf/77661475/  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2014
Notes:
Preceded by: Mycobacterium bovis infection in animals and humans / [edited by] Charles O. Thoen, James H. Steele, Michael J. Gilsdorf. 2nd edition 2006.
Resource on trial 5/1/20-10/30/20.
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Contents:
Zoonotic Tuberculosis: Mycobacterium bovis and Other Pathogenic Mycobacteria; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1 Tuberculosis Tuberculosis in animals and humans: An introduction; Acknowledgment; Note; References; Chapter 2 One Health approach for preventing and controlling tuberculosis in animals and humans; History of the One Health approach; Acceptance of the One Health approach; Advantages of the One Health approach; Using a One Health approach for the control of zoonotic tuberculosis; One Health integrates human and animal medicine with ecology, sociology, and economics
Control programs for zoonotic TB require action at all levels of its epidemiologySharing human and veterinary resources; Sharing research between disciplines; Improved efficiency of TB surveillance, diagnosis, and control programs; Conclusions; References; Chapter 3 Public health significance of zoonotic tuberculosis caused by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex; Introduction; Historical background; Animal to human transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex; Mycobacterium bovis (including M. caprae); Mycobacterium tuberculosis and other MTC species
Human-to-animal and human-to-human transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complexPublic health role during outbreaks of tuberculosis in animals; Summary; References; Chapter 4 Mycobacterium bovis infection in humans and animals with an emphasis on countries in Central and South America; Argentina; Control methods for TB in cattle; Human TB caused by M. bovis; Brazil; Mycobacterium bovis infection in cattle; The Bovine TB Control and Eradication Program: Current progress; Surveillance in abattoirs; Traceability and movement controls; Human TB caused by M. bovis; Chile
Bovine TB control activitiesM. bovis in humans; Colombia; Mycobacterium bovis in humans; Costa Rica; Ecuador; Nicaragua; Uruguay; History of bovine TB control; Slaughterhouse surveillance; Current program; The future; Human TB caused by M. bovis; Venezuela; Acknowledgments; References; Chapter 5 Pathogenesis of tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium bovis; Introduction; Genomics and evolutionary implications; Pathogenesis; Intracellular location within phagocytic cells; Mycobacterial virulence factors; Effector mechanisms against mycobacterial infections; References
Chapter 6 Epidemiology of Mycobacterium bovisIntroduction; Host species for M. bovis infection; Livestock hosts; Wildlife hosts; Humans as hosts of M. bovis; Transmission of M. bovis; Transmission within livestock hosts; Transmission within wildlife hosts; Transmission between livestock and wildlife; Transmission between humans and animals; Surveillance for M. bovis; Livestock surveillance; Wildlife surveillance; Human surveillance; Control programs for M. bovis; Control of M. bovis in livestock; Control of M. bovis in wildlife; Control of M. bovis in humans
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.
Topic:
Tuberculosis  Search this
Tuberculosis in cattle  Search this
Mycobacterium bovis  Search this
AIDS (Disease)--Complications  Search this
Disease Eradication  Search this
Mycobacterium bovis--pathogenicity  Search this
Tuberculosis--veterinary  Search this
Tuberculosis, Bovine  Search this
Zoonoses--microbiology  Search this
HEALTH & FITNESS--Diseases--General  Search this
MEDICAL--Clinical Medicine  Search this
MEDICAL--Diseases  Search this
MEDICAL--Evidence-Based Medicine  Search this
MEDICAL--Internal Medicine  Search this
Call number:
RC311.19
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1134179