Eradication of Transboundary Animal Diseases: Can the Rinderpest Success Story be Repeated?

@article{Thomson2017EradicationOT,
  title={Eradication of Transboundary Animal Diseases: Can the Rinderpest Success Story be Repeated?},
  author={G. R. Thomson and M L Penrith},
  journal={Transboundary and emerging diseases},
  year={2017},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={459-475}
}
A matrix system was developed to aid in the evaluation of the technical amenability to eradication, through mass vaccination, of transboundary animal diseases (TADs). The system involved evaluation of three basic criteria - disease management efficiency, surveillance and epidemiological factors - each in turn comprised of a number of elements (17 in all… CONTINUE READING