Animals, diseases, and human health : shaping our lives now and in the future / Radford G. Davis, editor.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2011.
Description
viii, 286 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Summary note
"This book explains how animals shape our lives and our health, providing evidence that a "One Health" approach is the only logical methodology for advancing human health in the future"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Allergies to pets / A. McKenzie Andrâe and Zandra Hollaway Andrâe -- Pets in health-care settings / Louisa J. Castrodale -- Dog bites and dangerous pets / Kira A. Christian -- Animal abuse, cruelty, neglect (and the connection to human violence) / Miranda Spindel and Lila Miller -- Emerging diseases / Tegwin K. Taylor -- Wildlife trade, demand, and health / Kristine M. Smith -- Immunocompromised, high-risk populations and animals / Radford G. Davis -- Zoonoses of concern from dogs / Carina Blackmore -- Zoonoses of concern from cats / Ken Thorley -- Zoonoses of concern from small mammals / Jeffrey L. Rhody -- Zoonoses of concern from pet birds / Niklos Weber -- One health / Radford G. Davis -- The future : modern animal biotechnology / Larisa Rudenko, Jeffery Jones, and Evgenij Evdokimov.
ISBN
  • 9780313385292 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
  • 0313385297 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
  • 9780313385308 (eISBN)
  • 0313385300 (eISBN)
LCCN
2011026322
OCLC
676729121
RCP
C - S

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