Evaluation of cow-level risk factors for the development of winter dysentery in dairy cattle.

@article{Smith1998EvaluationOC,
  title={Evaluation of cow-level risk factors for the development of winter dysentery in dairy cattle.},
  author={David Roy Smith and Paula J. Fedorka-Cray and Richard Mohan and Kenneth V Brock and Thomas E Wittum and Paul S. Morley and Kent H Hoblet and Linda J. Saif},
  journal={American journal of veterinary research},
  year={1998},
  volume={59 8},
  pages={986-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify exposures to etiologic agents and to identify characteristics that could explain risk of disease for adult cattle in herds affected by winter dysentery (WD). ANIMALS 229 lactating and nonlactating adult cattle (125 case and 104 control cattle) selected from 12 dairy herds. PROCEDURE A case-control study, using multivariate… CONTINUE READING