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What makes a Salmonella strain epidemic? An expert opinion workshop.

Brouwer, A, Hill, A and Woodward, MJ (2011) What makes a Salmonella strain epidemic? An expert opinion workshop. Vet Rec, 168 (4).

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Abstract

An expert opinion workshop was held on the subject of the cause, identification and control of new and emerging Salmonella strains. Experts were invited to complete questionnaires, contribute to structured discussions and take part in cluster group tasks. Outputs of the workshop included that, with current surveillance methods, it might take up to 2.5 years from the first introduction of a new strain into the UK livestock population to its identification as a human epidemic strain. In order to reduce the time to detection and provide more effective control options, several recommendations were made, including better back-tracing of human cases to their source, which would require more effective communication between those responsible for human and veterinary surveillance.

Item Type: Article
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Brouwer, AUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Hill, AUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Woodward, MJm.woodward@surrey.ac.ukUNSPECIFIED
Date : 29 January 2011
Identification Number : https://doi.org/10.1136/vr.c5429
Uncontrolled Keywords : Animals, Humans, Phylogeny, Salmonella, Salmonella Infections, Salmonella Infections, Animal, Sentinel Surveillance, Virulence, Zoonoses
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Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 17 May 2017 09:33
Last Modified : 17 May 2017 09:33
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/824229

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