8.12. The Changing Faces of Parasite Control

  1. Sheila M. F. Torres3,
  2. Linda A. Frank4 and
  3. Ann M. Hargis5
  1. Chairperson C. Taylor1 and
  2. Secretary K. Glos2

Published Online: 15 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118644317.ch42

Advances in Veterinary Dermatology, Volume 7

Advances in Veterinary Dermatology, Volume 7

How to Cite

Taylor, C. and Glos, K. (2013) The Changing Faces of Parasite Control, in Advances in Veterinary Dermatology, Volume 7 (eds S. M. F. Torres, L. A. Frank and A. M. Hargis), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118644317.ch42

Editor Information

  1. 3

    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota, USA

  2. 4

    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

  3. 5

    DermatoDiagnostics, Edmonds, Washington, and Department of Comparative Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Cutaneous Ltd, 10 Ping Tun Village, Sai Kung, Hong Kong

  2. 2

    Specialty Clinic Haas & Link, Industriestr. 6, Munich, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 14 MAY 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118644874

Online ISBN: 9781118644317

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Keywords:

  • parasite control;
  • permethrin intoxication;
  • flea preventatives;
  • ivermectin treatment;
  • insect repellents

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The use of permethrin spot-on formulations in dogs (M. Kietzmann)

  • Permethrin intoxication in cats (R. Malik)

  • Recent and potential future challenges for veterinary dermatologists arising from ‘benign’ topical flea preventatives (U. Oberkirchner)

  • Resistance of Sarcoptes mites to ivermectin (M. Nagata)

  • Clinical experience with the Leishmania vaccine (S. Viaud)