Rabies in India
- Rabies risk among travellers. Di Quinzio, Melanie; McCarthy, Anne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/26/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 5, p567
The article offers travelers some important information about rabies. The authors discuss the risk of travelers to get rabies, particularly from dogs, and mention the countries with high human rabies incidence. They suggest ways on how rabies can be prevented and what travelers must do after...
- Pennsylvania officials aim to fend off wildlife rabies spread. // DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Oct2006, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p14
The article reports on the Pennsylvania oral rabies vaccination baiting (ORV) program to control rabies in wild animals, which have started in August 2006. The ORV program will cover all parts of most of the counties of Pennsylvania, with a primary focus to vaccinate raccoons, dogs, cats,...
- If rabies comes to Britain. Harris, Stephen // New Scientist;10/20/90, Vol. 128 Issue 1739, p20
Discusses the possibility that foxes living in a particular area might have to be killed to prevent the spread of rabies in Great Britain. Vaccination of foxes by biologists in continental Europe to halt the spread; Reasons why vaccinations might not work in Great Britain; Prediction that...
- Untitled. // Trammel Trace Tribune (Tatum, TX);5/8/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 17, p8
A photograph depicting the Rabies Clinic for Dogs & Cats event is presented.
- Keeping Rabies Out. // British Medical Journal;1/25/1975, Vol. 1 Issue 5951, p171
Focuses on the quarantine regulation related to rabies of animals in Europe. Improvement of treatment for human rabies; Requirement of vaccines for the prevention of infections; Use of curarization and prolong artificial respiration for the treatment of rabies infections.
- Rabies confirmed in Meadowlakes. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);8/17/2011, Vol. 139 Issue 33, p9B
The article reports that a deceased bat in Meadowlakes, Texas was tested to be positive with rabies, in which the Meadowlakes city officials warn the residents and asked them to make sure that their pets are up-to-date on rabies vaccinations.
- Protecting your furry friends with rabies vaccination. Hubbard, Sean // High Plains Journal;6/15/2015, Vol. 133 Issue 24, p15B
The article discusses the need to protect furry animals from rabies by vaccinating them and mentions the effect of rabies on different animals such as cats, dogs and raccoon.
- Elimination of human rabies in a canine endemic province in Thailand: five-year programme. Kamoltham, T.; Singhsa, J.; Promsaranee, U.; Sonthon, P.; Mathean, P.; Thinyounyong, W. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;2003, Vol. 81 Issue 5, p375
Abstract A five-year project to prevent human deaths from rabies in Phetchabun Province, Thailand involved increasing accessibility of post-exposure treatment with the Thai Red Cross intradermal (2-2-2-0-1-1) regimen for humans exposed to potentially and confirmed rabid animals; intensifying...
- Prophylaxis of Human Hydrophobia in South Korea. Yang Ree Kim // Infection & Chemotherapy;Sep2014, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p143
Domestic human hydrophobia has not been reported since the one case of 2004 in South Korea, but still a few animal rabies occur persistently since the reemerging stage of rabies from 1993. The government has made efforts to control animal rabies in many aspects, but whether prophylactic strategy...