Risk factors for spinal deformities in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L.

@article{Vgsholm1998RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for spinal deformities in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L.},
  author={V{\aa}gsholm and Djupvik},
  journal={Journal of fish diseases},
  year={1998},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={47-53}
}
Risk factors for spinal deformities or short tails in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., were examined in a cohort study in Hordaland County of Norway, in which 177 slaughter groups consisting of 5000 salmon were followed from sea water introduction in April 1994 until slaughter in February 1996. If the smolt weight increased from 0.05 to 0.1 kg, the risk of spinal deformities decreased (relative risk, RR = 0.2). An increased period from smolt vaccination to seawater introduction of from 2 to 5… CONTINUE READING

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