C Svensson

Summary

Affiliation: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Morbidity in 3-7-month-old dairy calves in south-western Sweden, and risk factors for diarrhoea and respiratory disease
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 74:162-79. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Short communication: Identification of diseased calves by use of data from automatic milk feeders
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 90:994-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality in Swedish dairy calves and replacement heifers
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 89:4769-77. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the efficacy of serum haptoglobin concentration as an indicator of respiratory-tract disease in dairy calves
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Vet J 174:288-94. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of housing, management, and health of dairy heifers on first-lactation udder health in southwest Sweden
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 89:1990-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of group size on health and growth rate of Swedish dairy calves housed in pens with automatic milk-feeders
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 73:43-53. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Associations between housing, management, and morbidity during rearing and subsequent first-lactation milk production of dairy cows in southwest Sweden
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 91:1510-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The survival and transmission of oocysts of Eimeria alabamensis in hay
    C Svensson
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 69:211-8. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevention of Eimeria alabamensis coccidiosis by a long-acting baquiloprim/sulphadimidine bolus
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 74:143-52. 1998
  10. doi request reprint Effect of supplemental feeding with glycerol or propylene glycol in early lactation on the fertility of Swedish dairy cows
    H Lomander
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    Reprod Domest Anim 47:988-94. 2012

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Morbidity in 3-7-month-old dairy calves in south-western Sweden, and risk factors for diarrhoea and respiratory disease
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 74:162-79. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint Short communication: Identification of diseased calves by use of data from automatic milk feeders
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 90:994-7. 2007
    ..No effect of clinical status on milk consumption was detected. The number of unrewarded visits was the most sensitive of the 4 feeding behaviors monitored to indicate clinical disease in calves fed restricted milk volumes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mortality in Swedish dairy calves and replacement heifers
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 89:4769-77. 2006
    ..Kaplan-Meier curves suggested that housing in small-group pens was associated with the lowest mortality (other housing systems were single pens and large-group pens with automatic milk feeders), but the association was not significant...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the efficacy of serum haptoglobin concentration as an indicator of respiratory-tract disease in dairy calves
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Vet J 174:288-94. 2007
    ..In heifers, the proportion of CRD-positive calves in the herd was strongly associated with the proportion of test positives (S-Hp or fever; S-HP and fever), suggesting potential as a herd-level indicator...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of housing, management, and health of dairy heifers on first-lactation udder health in southwest Sweden
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 89:1990-9. 2006
    ..g., amount of concentrates and type of roughage given) were associated with VTCM at -7 to 30 d post-calving or elevated SCC at first test milking in the univariate analyses...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of group size on health and growth rate of Swedish dairy calves housed in pens with automatic milk-feeders
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 73:43-53. 2006
    ..We concluded that housing calves in groups of under 10 calves is preferable from a health and growth perspective...
  7. doi request reprint Associations between housing, management, and morbidity during rearing and subsequent first-lactation milk production of dairy cows in southwest Sweden
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 91:1510-8. 2008
    ..It was concluded that rearing factors and calfhood health status can influence first lactation milk production...
  8. ncbi request reprint The survival and transmission of oocysts of Eimeria alabamensis in hay
    C Svensson
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Animal Environment and Health, Skara, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 69:211-8. 1997
    ..It is concluded that making hay from pastures contaminated with oocysts of E. alabamensis is unsatisfactory if the hay is to be used for feeding young cattle...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevention of Eimeria alabamensis coccidiosis by a long-acting baquiloprim/sulphadimidine bolus
    C Svensson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 74:143-52. 1998
    ..In the older calves there was a tendency for the untreated calves to gain more weight than treated calves...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of supplemental feeding with glycerol or propylene glycol in early lactation on the fertility of Swedish dairy cows
    H Lomander
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    Reprod Domest Anim 47:988-94. 2012
    ..However, cows in the GLY group tended to get their FAI later compared with cows in the control group but without at subsequent delaying of time to CON...
  11. doi request reprint Calving interval in dairy cows in relation to heifer rearing conditions in southwest Sweden
    J Hultgren
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    Reprod Domest Anim 45:136-41. 2010
    ..Of the total variation in CI, 9.5% was due to herd factors and 12% to cow factors, as opposed to variation between lactations...
  12. doi request reprint Test accuracy of metabolic indicators in predicting decreased fertility in dairy cows
    H Lomander
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 95:7086-96. 2012
    ..The prevalence of the target condition (in this case, decreased fertility) also influences test usefulness and should be considered when planning test systems and interpreting test results...
  13. doi request reprint Lifetime risk and cost of clinical mastitis in dairy cows in relation to heifer rearing conditions in southwest Sweden
    J Hultgren
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 234, SE 53223 Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 92:3274-80. 2009
    ..The total mean costs of VRCM were estimated to be $735 per lactation with a diagnosis of CM, $103 per lactation across all cows, or $95 per cow annually during lifetime...
  14. pmc Housing, feeding and management of calves and replacement heifers in Swedish dairy herds
    K Pettersson
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 42:465-78. 2001
    ..Prophylactic anthelmintic treatment was used by 65% of the herds. The most common diet for replacement heifers before calving was a combination of grain, hay and silage...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of virus infections involved in the bovine respiratory disease complex in Swedish dairy herds
    S Hagglund
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences, Division of Ruminant Medicine and Veterinary Epidemiology, P O Box 7019, SE 75007 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet J 172:320-8. 2006
    ..BVDV infections were restricted to a few herds, reflecting the effect of a voluntary control program against BVDV in Sweden...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of antimicrobial drugs in Swedish dairy calves and replacement heifers
    K Ortman
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Section for Production Diseases, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 234, 532 23 Skara, Sweden
    Vet Rec 154:136-40. 2004
    ..Slightly more than 60 per cent of the treatments were given by the farmers without prior consultation with a veterinary surgeon...
  17. pmc Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia intestinalis in calf diarrhoea in Sweden
    C Bjorkman
    Department of Ruminant Medicine and Veterinary Epidemiology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 44:145-52. 2003
    ..Both parasites have suggested zoonotic potential and thus warrant further attention. In addition, rotavirus is a major pathogen in neonatal enteritis in Sweden, whereas coronavirus and E. coli K99+ seem to be of less importance...
  18. doi request reprint Associations between decreased fertility and management factors, claw health, and somatic cell count in Swedish dairy cows
    H Lomander
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 234, SE 532 23 Skara, Sweden Electronic address
    J Dairy Sci 96:6315-23. 2013
    ..It is also important to prevent claw lesions and increasing cell counts after calving to avoid a decrease in reproductive performance...
  19. doi request reprint Supplemental feeding with glycerol or propylene glycol of dairy cows in early lactation--effects on metabolic status, body condition, and milk yield
    H Lomander
    Department of Animal Environment and Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Skara, Sweden
    J Dairy Sci 95:2397-408. 2012
    ..In conclusion, supplementation with GLY in early lactation did increase milk yield without a subsequent decrease of metabolic status, and supplementation with PG tended to do the same...
  20. ncbi request reprint Influence of heavy traffic, city dwelling and socio-economic status on nasal symptoms assessed in a postal population survey
    P Montnemery
    Department of Community Medicine Division of Geriatric Medicine, Malmo 205 02, Sweden
    Respir Med 97:970-7. 2003
    ..The association between social position, living environment and nasal symptoms is inconsistent. We wanted to test how living environment, occupation and social position were associated with nasal symptoms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Diving beetles (Dytiscidae) as predators of mosquito larvae (Culicidae) in field experiments and in laboratory tests of prey preference
    E Lundkvist
    Department of Biology, IFM, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Bull Entomol Res 93:219-26. 2003
    ..All of the tested dytiscids consumed large numbers of prey. Since some dytiscid species can efficiently decrease populations of mosquito larvae, they are probably important in the natural control of these dipterans...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Swedish National Care Programme for Anal Carcinoma--implementation and overall results
    B Friberg
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska Institute, , Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 37:25-32. 1998
    ..The care programme has had a rapid and almost complete nation-wide penetration, and h as created the desired uniformity allowing proper analyses. The treatment results also appear comparable with specialised referral centres...
  23. ncbi request reprint Smoking and passive smoking in relation to lung cancer in women
    C Svensson
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Radiumhemmet, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 28:623-9. 1989
    ..The high relative risks of small cell and squamous cell carcinoma associated with smoking may have implications for risk assessments regarding passive smoking...