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dc.contributor.authorInternational Livestock Research Institute
dc.date.accessioned2011-04-30T12:49:06Z
dc.date.available2011-04-30T12:49:06Z
dc.date.issued2011-04-25
dc.identifier.citationILRI. 2011. Community-based integrated control of trypanosomosis in cattle. Video. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10568/3604
dc.description.abstractLivestock keepers in West Africa rely largely on treating their cattle with drugs to protect them from trypanosomosis, but resistance to these drugs has emerged in many areas. This film outlines good practices for improving the use of drugs and slowing the emergence of resistance. These practices, which are based on Rational Drug Use, an approach from human health now adapted for animal care, are clearly explained so that veterinary workers and farmers can treat animals safely. Rational Drug Use can be combined with other methods that reduce the numbers of tsetse flies to further slow the spread of resistance to trypanocidal medicines. This is one of three films telling the story of the current state of the war against a disease that is so deadly and widespread that farmers call it "the malaria of cattle'.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherILRIen_US
dc.titleCommunity-based integrated control of trypanosomosis in cattleen_US
dc.typeVideoen_US
cg.subject.ilriANIMAL DISEASESen_US
cg.subject.ilriDISEASE CONTROLen_US
cg.subject.ilriLIVESTOCKen_US
cg.identifier.statusOpen Accessen_US
cg.contributor.affiliationInternational Livestock Research Institute
cg.identifier.urlhttp://youtu.be/uEx-66ZIE5Yen_US
cg.coverage.regionAFRICA
cg.coverage.regionWEST AFRICA


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