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Zoonotic infections in Europe in 2007: a summary of the EFSA-ECDC annual report.
The European Food Safety Authority and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control have just published their Community Zoonoses Report for 2007, analysing the occurrence of infectiousExpand
A retrospective study on salmonella infection in Danish broiler flocks
Abstract A retrospective longitudinal study was conducted to identify risk factors associated with Salmonella enterica infection in Danish broiler production. The study was based on information inExpand
Monitoring chronic infection with a field strain of Aleutian mink disease virus.
Aleutian mink disease virus (AMDV) readily spread within farmed mink and causes chronic infections with significant impacts for welfare and economy. In the present study a currently circulatingExpand
Generalised linear mixed models analysis of risk factors for contamination of Danish broiler flocks with Salmonella typhimurium.
We present a retrospective observational study of risk factors associated with the occurrence of Salmonella typhimurium (ST) in Danish broiler flocks. The study is based on recordings from 1994 inExpand
Risk factors for the hazard of lameness in Danish Standardbred trotters.
A follow-up study focusing on health problems interfering with optimal training of Danish Standardbred trotters was conducted with the participation of seven professional trainers. Our aim was toExpand
Network analysis of Danish cattle industry trade patterns as an evaluation of risk potential for disease spread.
Trade patterns of animal movements in a specific industry are complex and difficult to study because there are many stakeholders, premises that are heterogeneously spread over the country, and aExpand
Implementation and validation of a sensitive PCR detection method in the eradication campaign against Aleutian mink disease virus.
Aleutian mink disease virus (AMDV) is a severe progressive disease causing multiple different clinical syndromes in mink. In Denmark, the disease is notifiable and under official control. The controlExpand
Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli in wild birds on Danish livestock farms
BackgroundReducing the occurrence of campylobacteriosis is a food safety issue of high priority, as in recent years it has been the most commonly reported zoonosis in the EU. Livestock farms are ofExpand
Astrovirus epidemiologically linked to pre-weaning diarrhoea in mink.
Diarrhoea and excessive secretion from the cervical apocrine glands in young, suckling mink kits is a well-known, but poorly defined, syndrome often referred to as "sticky", "greasy", or "wet" kits.Expand