Key factors influencing canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, in the United States

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http://hdl.handle.net/10150/610229
Title:
Key factors influencing canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, in the United States
Author:
Brown, Heidi; Harrington, Laura; Kaufman, Phillip; McKay, Tanja; Bowman, Dwight; Nelson, C.; Wang, Dongmei; Lund, Robert
Affiliation:
School of Geography and Development, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 85721, USA; Department of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USA; Entomology and Nematology Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 32611, USA; Department of Biological Sciences, Arkansas State University, State University, AR, 72467, USA; Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USA; Animal Medical Center, Anniston, AL, 36201, USA; Department of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, 29634-0975, USA
Issue Date:
2012
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Citation:
Brown et al. Parasites & Vectors 2012, 5:245 http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/245
Journal:
Parasites & Vectors
Rights:
© 2012 Brown et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)
Collection Information:
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Abstract:
An examination of the Companion Animal Parasite Council's (CAPC) canine heartworm data to clarify the spatial prevalence of heartworm in the United States. Factors thought to influence the spatial risk of disease, as identified in a recent CAPC workshop, are discussed.
EISSN:
1756-3305
DOI:
10.1186/1756-3305-5-245
Keywords:
Canine heartworm; Dirofilaria immitis; Mosquito vectors; Spatial prevalence
Version:
Final published version
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http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/245

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dc.contributor.authorBrown, Heidien
dc.contributor.authorHarrington, Lauraen
dc.contributor.authorKaufman, Phillipen
dc.contributor.authorMcKay, Tanjaen
dc.contributor.authorBowman, Dwighten
dc.contributor.authorNelson, C.en
dc.contributor.authorWang, Dongmeien
dc.contributor.authorLund, Roberten
dc.date.accessioned2016-05-20T09:01:37Z-
dc.date.available2016-05-20T09:01:37Z-
dc.date.issued2012en
dc.identifier.citationBrown et al. Parasites & Vectors 2012, 5:245 http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/245en
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1756-3305-5-245en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/610229-
dc.description.abstractAn examination of the Companion Animal Parasite Council's (CAPC) canine heartworm data to clarify the spatial prevalence of heartworm in the United States. Factors thought to influence the spatial risk of disease, as identified in a recent CAPC workshop, are discussed.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/245en
dc.rights© 2012 Brown et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)en
dc.subjectCanine heartwormen
dc.subjectDirofilaria immitisen
dc.subjectMosquito vectorsen
dc.subjectSpatial prevalenceen
dc.titleKey factors influencing canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, in the United Statesen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.eissn1756-3305en
dc.contributor.departmentSchool of Geography and Development, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 85721, USAen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USAen
dc.contributor.departmentEntomology and Nematology Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 32611, USAen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Biological Sciences, Arkansas State University, State University, AR, 72467, USAen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, USAen
dc.contributor.departmentAnimal Medical Center, Anniston, AL, 36201, USAen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, 29634-0975, USAen
dc.identifier.journalParasites & Vectorsen
dc.description.collectioninformationThis item is part of the UA Faculty Publications collection. For more information this item or other items in the UA Campus Repository, contact the University of Arizona Libraries at repository@u.library.arizona.edu.en
dc.eprint.versionFinal published versionen
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