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Author Equine Influenza Inquiry (Australia)

Title Equine influenza : the August 2007 outbreak in Australia : report of the Equine Influenza Inquiry / the Hon. Ian Callinan AC
Published Canberra, ACT : Commonwealth of Australia, 2008


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 MELB  636.10896094 Cal/Eit  AVAILABLE
Description 345 pages ; 30 cm
Contents Summary and recommendations -- Background -- The equine influenza virus, recent outbreaks and current strains -- International obligations, the Quarantine Act and administrative structures -- Post-arrival quarantine and clearance -- The importation of horses and the policies that apply -- AQIS work instructions and procedures -- Pre-export quarantine, arrival at the airport, and transport to a quarantine station, 3 to 8 August 2007 -- Events at Eastern Creek Quarantine Station between 1 to 23 August 2007 -- Events at Spotswood Quarantine Station, 8 to 24 August 2007 -- Shortcomings in AQIS procedures -- The Maitland event -- Scientific testing -- Possible explanations for the escape of equine influenza into the general horse population -- Matters influencing the final recommendations
Notes "April 2008"
Also available via the World Wide Web and on Cd-ROM
Subject Equine influenza -- Australia.
Author Callinan, Ian D. F
Equine Influenza Inquiry (Australia)
ISBN 192124139X
1921241403 (Online)
1921241411 (CD-ROM)
Other Titles Report of the Equine Influenza Inquiry