Flashcards in Intro to Zoonosis Deck (12):
Disease that people get from animals
Disease that people get from other people
Zoonoses are NOT
Poisoning/envenomation by animals
Bites, Kicks, and scratches from animals
Allergies against animals
Anthroponoses - even if animal derived food serves as vehicle
What the globally important zoonotic diseases?
What are the two types of cost of zoonotic diseases?
Cost in human health
What is the Economic cost associated with Zoonotic Disease?
Cost of prophylaxis and treatment
Cost of import/export restrictions
Lost Trade and tourism
How do people acquire zoonotic disease?
Wooded and brushy areas
Child care facilities
What are the social changes that affect zoonoses?
Small animal ownership
"status" of animals
exotic animal ownership
Food animal production
global trade and travel
What are the global trends that affect zoonoses?
Exotic animal trade
What three things are included in Travel/Globalization that affect zoonoses?
Decreased transit time
Increased access to remote areas
Increased international trade in animals and animal products
How does Veterinary Medicine affect Zoonoses?