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Author Cameron, Angus.

Title Survey toolbox : a practical manual and software package for active surveillance of livestock diseases in developing countries / Angus Cameron
Published [Canberra?] : Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, [1999]
©1999

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Description vii, 330 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc
Series ACIAR monograph series ; no. 54
ACIAR monograph series ; no. 54
Contents 1. Introduction -- Part I. Background to Disease Surveys: 2. General principles of animal disease surveillance; 3. Sampling; 4. Principles of data and specimen collection; 5. Village interviews; 6. Computerised data management and analysis -- Part II. Survey Design and Analysis: 7. Prevalence surveys; 8. Incidence rate surveys; 9. Surveys to demonstrate freedom from disease -- Part III. Notes for Trainers: 10. Guide for trainers; 11. Lesson plans; 12. Activity sheets -- Part IV. Appendices: Appendix A. Glossary of epidemiological terems; Appendix B. Statistical equations; Appendix C. Computer programs; Appendix D. Example data collection forms; Appendix E. Contents of CD
Summary "Survey Toolbox is a suite of software programs which are designed to make planning, conducting and analysing statistically valid, efficient and practical animal health surveys easier. These programs were written for veterinarians in developing countries, but many have uses for anybody involved in planning surveys."--Home page
Notes Cover title: Survey toolbox for livestock diseases : a practical manual and software package for active surveillance in developing countries
Disc title: Understanding animal health in Southeast Asia (ACIAR monograph no. 58). Also includes "Survey toolbox for livestock diseases; GIS as components of animal health information systems; Economic issues in animal health programs... and more"
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available via the WOrld Wide Web
System requirements for computer disc: IBM PC or compatible; Windows 95; 32 bit operating system
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
Subject Animal health -- Data processing.
Animal health -- Developing countries.
Livestock -- Data processing.
Livestock -- Diseases -- Developing countries.
Veterinary medicine -- Reporting -- Developing countries.
Author Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research.
LC no. 00002047
ISBN 186320234X
1863202641
Other Titles Survey toolbox for livestock diseases : a practical manual and software package for active surveillance in developing countries
Survey toolbox for livestock diseases