List of WHO publications: Veterinary public health
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Title
Year
2013 Order Number    18000174 ISBN-13
 9789240690943
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
More than 99% of all human rabies deaths occur in the developing world, and although effective and economical control measures are available, the disease has not been brought under control throughout most of the affected countries. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    11000982 ISBN-13
 9789241209823
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
More than 99% of all human rabies deaths occur in the developing world, and although effective and economical control measures are available, the disease has not been brought under control throughout most of the affected countries. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    11500744 ISBN-13
 9789241547536
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This fourth edition of the anthrax guidelines encompasses a systematic review of the extensive new scientific literature and relevant publications up to end 2007 including all the new information that emerged in the 3-4 years after the anthrax letter events. .../...
Title
Author Bonnefoy, X., Kampen, H., Sweeney, K.
Year
2008 Order Number    13400074 ISBN-13
 9789289071888
Price
CHF 120,00  / US$ 144,00 Developing countries    CHF 84,00
English
Many urban planners and managers erroneously assume that pest-borne diseases are relics of the past. Since the mid-20th century, however, major changes in ecology, climate and human behaviour have favoured the proliferation of urban pests. Alarmingly, the dramatic rise in urban sprawl has led to city suburbs becoming the natural habitat of ticks, rodents and other pests. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    11500711 ISBN-13
 9789241563482
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
This publication reports on a Consultative Meeting convened to discuss strategies for improving the quality and quantity of therapeutic antisera, essential drugs for the effective treatment of suspected rabid dog bites, and envenoming by snake bites and scorpion stings. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    11500721 ISBN-13
 9789241547376
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Tularaemia is a bacterial zoonotic disease of the northern hemisphere. The bacterium ( Francisella tularensis ) is highly virulent for humans and a range of animals such as rodents, hares and rabbits. Humans can infect themselves by direct contact with infected animals, by arthropod bites, by ingestion of contaminated water or food, or by inhalation of infective aerosols. .../...
Title
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2006 Order Number    11500695 ISBN-13
 9789241547130
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
Brucellosis, also known as "undulant fever, "Mediterranean fever" or "Malta fever" is an important human disease in many parts of the world. It is a zoonosis and the infection is almost invariably transmitted to people by direct or indirect contact with infected animals or their products. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    15200091  
 
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Avian influenza, commonly known as bird flu, is one of the most serious health threats today. The disease is an agricultural disaster that can wreck local economies. The 2004 epidemic that spread to several Asian countries caused record losses, running into billion of dollars. The virus also, alarmingly, directly infected and killed humans. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11500682 ISBN-13
 9789241547017
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
These guidelines provide evidence-based information to national regulatory authorities , especially to those where Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has not yet been reported and where surveillance systems for BSE and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD, the human disease caused by infection with the BSE agent) may not be in place. .../...
Title
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2005 Order Number    11000931 ISBN-13
 9789241209311
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
More than 99% of all human rabies deaths occur in the developing world, and although effective and economical control measures are available, the disease has not been brought under control throughout most of the affected countries. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    16104580 ISBN-13
 9789275119914
Price
CHF 160,00  / US$ 192,00 Developing countries    CHF 132,40
English
This popular book, useful for schools of public health, medicine, and veterinary medicine, as well as public health and animal health institutions, offers the latest information on zoonoses and communicable diseases common to man and animals in Latin America and the rest of the world. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500539 ISBN-13
 9789241545891
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
Leptospirosis is a potentially serious but treatable zoonotic disease, representing a worldwide public health hazard. Its symptoms may mimic those of a number of other unrelated infections such as influenza, meningitis, hepatitis, dengue or viral haemorrhagic fevers. It is important to distinguish leptospirosis from these diseases. .../...
Title
Year
2002 Order Number    16300156 ISBN-13
 9789275124505
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
Preventing and controlling foodborne diseases and protecting consumers has emerged as a serious public health challenge at the onset of the 21st century. .../...
Title
Year
2002 Order Number    16300157 ISBN-13
 9789275124208
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
This publication presents experiences on eradicating and controlling hydatidosis, offers perspectives on eradication, examines advanced technology in control methods, and looks at the hydatidosis panorama in Latin America. .../...
Title
Year
2001 Order Number    19300181 ISBN-13
 9789241599009
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
An authoritative guide to procedures and precautions needed to prevent iatrogenic and nosocomial exposure to transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs) in hospitals, health care facilities, and laboratories. .../...
Title
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1999 Order Number    19300160  
 
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
This manual provides an expert assessment of what is currently known about Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD), a rare and fatal human neurodegenerative condition. Although all human and animal transmissible spongiform encephalopathies are covered, particular attention is given to the potential public health threat posed by the recent identification of new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (nvCJD). .../...
Title
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1998 Order Number    19300157  
 
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
Records the proceedings of a large consultation convened by WHO to assess the global use of quinolones in veterinary medicine, evaluate evidence of emerging drug resistance, and consider the implications for human medicine. .../...
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1988 Order Number    11600080 ISBN-13
 9789241542807
Price
CHF 54,00  / US$ 64,80 Developing countries    CHF 54,00
English
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