Potential for rabies control through dog vaccination in wildlife-abundant communities of Tanzania

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Fitzpatrick, Meagan C. ; Hampson, Katie ; Cleaveland, Sarah ; Meyers, Lauren Ancel ; Townsend, Jeffrey P. ; Galvani, Alison P. (2012)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, volume 6, issue 8 (issn: 1935-2727, eissn: 1935-2735)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001796, pmc: PMC3424251
  • Subject: Applied Mathematics | Research Article | Mathematics | Infectious Disease Control | Veterinary Diseases | Infectious Diseases | Infectious Disease Epidemiology | Epidemiology | Epidemiological Methods | Ecology | Neglected Tropical Diseases | Species Interactions | Vectors and Hosts | Global Health | Biology | Veterinary Science | Community Ecology | Rabies | Zoonoses | Medicine | Viral Diseases | Infectious Disease Modeling | RC955-962 | Population Biology | RA1-1270 | Zoonotic Diseases | Public aspects of medicine | Veterinary Epidemiology | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine

Canine vaccination has been successful in controlling rabies in diverse settings worldwide. However, concerns remain that coverage levels which have previously been sufficient might be insufficient in systems where transmission occurs both between and within populations... View more