Affiliation: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
- A practical framework for conducting Foreign Animal Disease surveillanceJette Christensen
Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Atlantic Veterinary College, Department of Health Management, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, C1A 4P3, Canada
Prev Vet Med 105:271-9. 2012..To bridge the gap between science and application in FAD surveillance I propose that we need people with skills in science, project management, communication and documentation...
- A scenario tree model for the Canadian Notifiable Avian Influenza Surveillance System and its application to estimation of probability of freedom and sample size determinationJette Christensen
Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Epidemiology and Surveillance Section, Atlantic Veterinary College, Department of Health Management, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4P3, Canada
Prev Vet Med 99:161-75. 2011..We propose that a general model, such as the CanNAISS scenario tree model, may have a broader application than more detailed models that require disease specific input parameters, such as relative risk estimates...
- Herd prevalence of Salmonella spp. in Danish pig herds after implementation of the Danish Salmonella Control Program with reference to a pre-implementation studyJette Christensen
Danish Veterinary Institue, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 V, Copenhagen, Denmark
Vet Microbiol 88:175-88. 2002..Typhimurium DT104 was low in the examined slaughter pig herds. The herd true prevalence (HTP) of Salmonella spp. in pigs had declined from before the start of the DSCP in 1993/1994 to 4 years later (1998)...
- Description of empirical movement data from Canadian swine herds with an application to a disease spread simulation modelJette Christensen
Canadian Food Inspection Agency, 55 Edinburgh Drive, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 8Z7, Canada
Prev Vet Med 83:170-85. 2008..Forty-five percent of the simulations did not involve spread beyond the index farm, whereas 34.8% involved spread among five or more farms after 42 days of routine movement...
- Standards for reporting surveillance information in freedom from infection models by example of Trichinella in Canadian market hogsRaphaël Vanderstichel
Department of Health Management, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada C1A 4P3
Prev Vet Med 111:176-80. 2013..Having a standardized manner of reporting such studies will facilitate their validation and expedite their evaluation by experts in the field and their use in trade negotiations...
- The analysis-Hierarchical models: Past, present and futureHenrik Stryhn
Centre for Veterinary Epidemiological Research, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada Electronic address
Prev Vet Med 113:304-12. 2014..In our view, hierarchical models of all three types discussed have much to offer for data analysis in veterinary epidemiology and other disciplines. ..