Essays about: "canines"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the word canines.

  1. 1. Dog owner knowledge and attitudes towards oral vaccination : a field study on canine rabies in Lao PDR

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Elsa Holmström; [2023]
    Keywords : canines; zoonoses; vaccine prevention; vaccine preferences;

    Abstract : Rabies is a fatal viral disease causing around 59,000 deaths each year worldwide. Out of all deaths, 95% occur in Africa and Asia. In Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) rabies is endemic with dogs being the main virus reservoir. All mammals can be infected by the rabies virus but up to 99% of human rabies cases are transmitted by dogs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rabies in rural Cambodia : A pilot study on social acceptance of an oral vaccination campaign of dogs and community rabies awareness

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Zara Webjörn; [2023]
    Keywords : zoonosis; canines; Southeast Asia; rabies; vaccines;

    Abstract : Rabies is a deadly zoonotic disease that kills approximately 60,000 people every year, with around 60% of the cases in Asia. There exists no treatment for rabies once symptoms have started to appear and the disease always leads to death of the patient. READ MORE

  3. 3. Antibodies in non-vaccinated dogs : a field study on rabies in dogs in Laos

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Lisa Mattsson; [2023]
    Keywords : Rabies; neglected zoonoses; serology; Laos; canines; ELISA;

    Abstract : Rabies is a viral, zoonotic disease caused by a rhabdovirus. Most rabies cases occur in wild animals such as bats, foxes, raccoons, and skunks, however, any mammal can get the infection. 99% of all human cases are caused by bites from rabid dogs. Vaccination of dogs is the most effective way to prevent rabies in people. READ MORE

  4. 4. Regional differences or similarities in human tooth biofilm microbiota: a pilot study

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi

    Author : Hanna Albertsson; Melina Isik; [2022]
    Keywords : bacteria oral microflora regional differences;

    Abstract : Background: More than 700 oral bacterial species have been found and together they make out the oral microbiota. Specific species have shown to correlate with various oral diseases such as caries and periodontitis, but also systemic diseases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Metamizols analgetiska effekt hos hund med abdominell smärta

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Linn Teimert; [2020]
    Keywords : hund; smärta; NSAID; akut; metamizol; analgesi; Vetalgin; dipyron;

    Abstract : För att smärtlindra djur krävs kunskap om smärtfysiologi, analgetiska preparat och smärtbe-dömning. Smärta är subjektivt, flerdimensionellt och påverkas av tidigare upplevelser. Enligt djurskyddslagen skall djur behandlas väl och skyddas mot onödigt lidande och sjukdom. READ MORE