Pre-harvest interventions to reduce the shedding of E. coli O157 in the faeces of weaned domestic ruminants: a systematic review.

@article{Sargeant2007PreharvestIT,
  title={Pre-harvest interventions to reduce the shedding of E. coli O157 in the faeces of weaned domestic ruminants: a systematic review.},
  author={Jan Sargeant and Maria del Rocio Amezcua and Andrijana Raji{\'c} and Lisa Waddell},
  journal={Zoonoses and public health},
  year={2007},
  volume={54 6-7},
  pages={260-77}
}
Our objective was to use formal systematic review methods to evaluate the efficacy of interventions to reduce faecal shedding of Escherichia coli O157 in post-weaned ruminants by increasing animal resistance. The methodology consisted of an extensive search to identify all potentially relevant research, screening of titles and abstracts for relevance to the research question, quality assessment of relevant research, extraction of data from research of sufficient quality, and qualitative… CONTINUE READING