Different herd level factors associated with H1N1 or H1N2 influenza virus infections in fattening pigs.

@article{Fablet2013DifferentHL,
  title={Different herd level factors associated with H1N1 or H1N2 influenza virus infections in fattening pigs.},
  author={Christelle Fablet and Ga{\"e}lle Simon and Virginie Dorenlor and Florent Eono and Eric Eveno and St{\'e}phane Gorin and St{\'e}phane Qu{\'e}guiner and François Madec and Nicolas Rose},
  journal={Preventive veterinary medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={112 3-4},
  pages={257-65}
}
Herd-level factors associated with European H1N1 or H1N2 swine influenza virus (SIV) infections were assessed by mean of a cross-sectional study carried out in 125 herds in France. Serum samples from 15 fattening pigs in each herd were tested by haemagglutination inhibition. Data related to herd characteristics, biosecurity, management and housing conditions were collected by questionnaire during the farm visit. Climatic conditions in the post-weaning and fattening rooms, where the sampled pigs… CONTINUE READING