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Risk of introduction of Newcastle disease in Spain through Columbiformes

New article published in Revista Complutense de Ciencias Veterinarias

January 1st, 2008

Iglesias I., Martinez-Aviles M., de la Torre A. and Sanchez-Vizcaino JM..


Newcastle disease is a disease of major importance for poultry and wild birds. Wild birds order columbiformes can act in the spread of the disease, we performed a qualitative risk assesment of disease introduction into Spain by columbiformes migrations. The following factors have been introduced in the model: the Spanish
provinces at with the columbiformes arrive and countries of the departure, Newcastle incidences in the in the countries of the departure, the distribution of sedentary columbiformes in Spain by provinces and the spanish avian production density. The
final result offer a first descriptive analysis of the situation relating to the risk of introduction of Newcastle by migrating columbiformes birds, allowing to assess the importance of each factor







Participants:

Universidad ComplutenseServicio de Inmunología Viral y Medicina Preventiva (SUAT). Centro de Vigilancia Sanitaria Veterinaria (VISAVET). Universidad Complutense (UCM). 111

Universidad ComplutenseDepartamento de Sanidad Animal. Facultad de Veterinaria. Universidad Complutense (UCM). 111







Revista Complutense de Ciencias Veterinarias

TITLE: Risk of introduction of Newcastle disease in Spain through Columbiformes


TYPE: Article


AUTHORS: Iglesias I., Martinez-Aviles M., de la Torre A. and Sanchez-Vizcaino JM..


VISAVET PARTICIPANTS


2nd
Marta Martínez Avilés
Last
José Manuel Sánchez-Vizcaíno Rodríguez

JOURNAL: Revista Complutense de Ciencias Veterinarias


LANGUAJE: English-spanish


NUMERATION: 2(2):125-133


DATE: January 1st, 2008


PUBLISHING COMPANY: Universidad Complutense



CITE THIS PUBLICATION:

Iglesias I., Martinez-Aviles M., de la Torre A. and Sanchez-Vizcaino JM. Risk of introduction of Newcastle disease in Spain through Columbiformes.. Revista Complutense de Ciencias Veterinarias. 2(2):125-133. Universidad Complutense. 2008. (Article)


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