Epidemiology, surveillance and risk assessment for transmissible spongiform encephalopathies

cover photo: N. Forlano

Capacity Building for Surveillance and prevention of BSE
and other zoonotic diseases


EPIDEMIOLOGY, SURVEILLANCE
AND RISK ASSESSMENT
FOR TRANSMISSIBLE SPONGIFORM
ENCEPHALOPATHIES

course manual


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Rome, 2007



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Table of contents

Part I   [797 Kb]

    Foreword
    Course objectives
    Introduction to transmissible spongiform encephalopathies
    Veterinary epidemiology - principles and concepts

Part II   [306 Kb]

    Surveillance for BSE
    Risk assessment
    • Appendix 1: Authors and course contributors
    • Appendix 2: Related background reading and Web links
    • Appendix 3: Glossary of technical terms and acronyms
    • Appendix 4: Project summary

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