Scott A McEwen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Guelph
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. Collignon P, McEwen S. One Health-Its Importance in Helping to Better Control Antimicrobial Resistance. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2019;4: pubmed publisher
    ..Necessary actions include improvements in antimicrobial use, better regulation and policy, as well as improved surveillance, stewardship, infection control, sanitation, animal husbandry, and finding alternatives to antimicrobials. ..
  2. Wilhelm B, Waddell L, Greig J, Rajić A, Houde A, McEwen S. A scoping review of the evidence for public health risks of three emerging potentially zoonotic viruses: hepatitis E virus, norovirus, and rotavirus. Prev Vet Med. 2015;119:61-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Reports of NoV intergenogroup recombinants suggest potential for human-animal recombination. Greatest public health impact for RV zoonoses may be the potential effect of human-animal reassortants on vaccination efficacy. ..
  3. Harper S, Edge V, Ford J, Willox A, Wood M, McEwen S. Climate-sensitive health priorities in Nunatsiavut, Canada. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:605 pubmed publisher
    ..The results highlight several climate-sensitive health priorities that are specific to the Nunatsiavut region, and suggest approaching health research and adaptation planning from an EcoHealth perspective. ..
  4. Varga C, Pearl D, McEwen S, Sargeant J, Pollari F, Guerin M. Area-level global and local clustering of human Salmonella Enteritidis infection rates in the city of Toronto, Canada, 2007-2009. BMC Infect Dis. 2015;15:359 pubmed publisher
    ..Enteritidis infection rates. Our study methodology could be applied to other foodborne disease surveillance data. ..
  5. Varga C, Pearl D, McEwen S, Sargeant J, Pollari F, Guerin M. Spatial-temporal epidemiology of human Salmonella Enteritidis infections with major phage types (PTs 1, 4, 5b, 8, 13, and 13a) in Ontario, Canada, 2008-2009. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:1247 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study methodology could be applied to other foodborne disease surveillance data to detect retrospective high disease rate clusters, which could aid public health authorities in developing effective prevention and control programs. ..
  6. Waddell L, Rajic A, Stärk K, McEwen S. Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis detection in animals, food, water and other sources or vehicles of human exposure: A scoping review of the existing evidence. Prev Vet Med. 2016;132:32-48 pubmed publisher
    ..Results of this study may be used to prioritize future research and to support evidence-informed decision-making on the M. paratuberculosis issue. ..