Exposure to bats: updated recommendations
- Spatial epidemiology of bat-borne rabies in Colombia. Escobar, Luis E.; Peterson, A. Townsend // Pan American Journal of Public Health;Aug2013, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p135
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the study "Geographic Distribution of Wild Rabies Risk and Evaluation of the Factors Associated With Its Incidence in Colombia, 1982-2010" which appeared in "Pan American Journal of Public Health."
- Bats and Rabies. // Pediatrics for Parents;2001, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p7
Reports the epidemiology of rabies in the United States. Predominance of bat bites; Management for rabies; Signs and symptoms.
- Downtown bat tests positive for rabies. // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);4/24/2014, Vol. 25 Issue 17, p1
The article reports that the bat captured in the city of Clarendon, Texas on April 15, 2014 was tested positive for rabies.
- Survey on European bat lyssavirus to be extended. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;10/11/2003, Vol. 153 Issue 15, p442
Reports that Scottish Natural Heritage has extended further research on the prevalence of European bat lyssavirus type 2 in view of preliminary results from a pilot study indicating that a number of Daubenton's bats in Scotland have been exposed to the virus. Analysis of bats for the presence...
- Beware of the bat. Coghlan, Andy // New Scientist;01/19/2002, Vol. 173 Issue 2326, p8
Focuses on the health risks of bat's rabies in Great Britain. Threat to humans and animals; Infection caused by European bat lyssaviruses (EBL); Distinction between EBL and classic rabies virus.
- Forteana. Sieveking, Paul // New Statesman & Society;6/30/95, Vol. 8 Issue 359, p47
Focuses on the presence of vampire bats in Sonora, Mexico. Bats as carrying the rabies virus; Behavior; Feeding habits; Causes of the bat outbreak; Symptoms of rabies.
- Human rabies--California, 1995. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;5/3/1996, Vol. 45 Issue 17, p353
Summarizes the investigations of two cases men who died from bat-associated variants of rabies virus in California in September and November 1995. Admitting signs and symptoms; Findings on the cerebrospinal fluid and serum and nuchal skin biopsy; Admitting diagnoses and differential diagnoses;...
- Bats and Rabies. Laubach, Rene // Conservationist;Jan/Feb87, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p51
Asserts that bats die from contract rabies.
- Risk for Rabies Transmission from Encounters with Bats, Colorado, 1977-1996. Pape, W. John; Fitzsimmons, Thomas D.; Hoffman, Richard E. // Emerging Infectious Diseases;May/Jun99, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p433
Presents information on a study which analyzed the prevalence of rabies in bats that encountered humans from 1977 to 1996 to assess the risk for rabies transmission to humans by bats. Data sources; Findings; Conclusions.