7. Evaluating the Potential Impact of a Foot-and-Mouth Disease Outbreak

  1. Daniel A. Sumner
  1. Javier Ekboir,
  2. Lovell S. Jarvis and
  3. José E. Bervejillo

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470290125.ch7

Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity

Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity

How to Cite

Ekboir, J., Jarvis, L. S. and Bervejillo, J. E. (2003) Evaluating the Potential Impact of a Foot-and-Mouth Disease Outbreak, in Exotic Pests and Diseases: Biology and Economics for Biosecurity (ed D. A. Sumner), Blackwell Publishing Company, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470290125.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813819662

Online ISBN: 9780470290125

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Keywords:

  • foot-and-mouth disease;
  • animal disease;
  • disease transmission;
  • bacterial infection;
  • ruminant animals

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Epidemiology of FMD

  • Control and Eradication Policies

  • Estimating the Cost of a FMD Outbreak in California's South Valley

  • Policy Issues

  • Final Comments and Recommendations