Factors associated with vesicular stomatitis in animals in the western United States.

@article{Duarte2008FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with vesicular stomatitis in animals in the western United States.},
  author={Paulo Carvalo Tobias Duarte and Paul S. Morley and Josie L. Traub-Dargatz and Lynn H. Creekmore},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={232 2},
  pages={249-56}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify factors associated with development of vesicular stomatitis (VS). DESIGN Case-control study. SAMPLE POPULATION 138 livestock premises and 118 horses suspected of having VS in Texas, New Mexico, and Colorado. PROCEDURES Premises with >or= 1 animal with clinical signs and laboratory confirmation of infection were classified as case premises. Premises where laboratory confirmation results were negative were control premises. Among equine premises, case and control… CONTINUE READING