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EEDA Textbook References: Bluetongue

Abraham G, Morrison J, Mayberry C, Cottam B, Gobby R. Australian veterinary emergency plan (Ausvetplan 2000) ooperational procedures manual [online]. Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand; 2000. Decontamination. Available at: http://www.animalhealthaustralia.com.au/fms/Animal%20Health%20Australia/AUSVETPLAN/decfnl2.pdf.  Accessed 14 Dec 2001.

Animal Health Australia. The National Animal Health Information System (NAHIS). Bluetongue [online]. Available at: http://www.brs.gov.au/usr–bin/aphb/ahsq?dislist=alpha.* Accessed 11 Dec 2001.

Blackwell JH. Cleaning and disinfectiondisinfection. In: Foreign animal diseases. Richmond, VA: United States Animal Health Association; 1998. p. 445-448.

Canadian Food Inspection Agency. Guidelines for the management of a suspected outbreak of foreign disease at federally–inspected slaughter establishments [online]. Available at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/anima/meavia/mmopmmhv/chap9/9.1–3e.shtml.* Accessed 14 Dec 2001.

Garner G, Saville P, Fediaevsky A. Manual for the recognition of exotic diseases of livestock: A reference guide for animal health staff [online]. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations [FAO]; 2004. Bluetongue. Available at: http://www.spc.int/rahs/Manual/Caprine-Ovine/BLUETONGUEE.HTM. Accessed 15 Nov 2006.

Johnson DJ, Ostlund EN, Stallknecht DE, Goekjian VH, Jenkins-Moore M, Harris SC. First report of bluetongue virus serotype 1 isolated from a white-tailed deer in the United States. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2006;18:398-401.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2003. Bluetongue. Available at: http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/index.jsp?cfile=htm/bc/54700.htm. Accessed 15 Nov 2006.

Stott JL. Bluetongue and epizootic hemorrhagic disease[online]. In: Foreign animal diseases [online]. Richmond, VA: United States Animal Health Association; 1998. Available at: http://www.vet.uga.edu/vpp/gray_book02/fad/blt.php. Accessed 15 Nov 2006.

Takamatsu H, Mellor PS, Mertens PP, Kirkham PA, Burroughs JN, Parkhouse RM. A possible overwintering mechanism for bluetongue virus in the absence of the insect vector. J Gen Virol. 2003;84:227-35.

Tweddle N, Mellor P. Technical review – bluetongue [online]. Version 1.5. Report to the Department of Health, Social Services, and Public Safety U.K [DEFRA]. DEFRA; 2002. Available at: http://www.defra.gov.uk/animalh/diseases/notifiable/disease/bluetongue_technical.PDF. Accessed 17 Nov 2006.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] . Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines [online]. Paris: OIE; 2004. Rift Valley fever. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00032.htm. Accessed 15 Nov 2006.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE]. Press release. Bluetongue detected for the first time in Northern Europe. OIE; 2006 Aug. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/press/en_060823.htm. Accessed 22 Nov 2006.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE]. Press release. Bluetongue in Northern Europe: an OIE Reference Laboratory makes a breakthrough in identifying the vector causing the disease. OIE; 2006 Oct. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/press/en_061023.htm. Accessed 22 Nov 2006.

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