J L Wood

Summary

Affiliation: Animal Health Trust
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Association between respiratory disease and bacterial and viral infections in British racehorses
    J L N Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0NG, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 43:120-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Heritability and epidemiology of canine hip-dysplasia score and its components in Labrador retrievers in the United Kingdom
    J L N Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Newmarket, Kentford CB8 7UU, Suffolk, UK
    Prev Vet Med 55:95-108. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological approach to prevention and control of three common heritable diseases in canine pedigree breeds in the United Kingdom
    J L N Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Vet J 168:14-27. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Heritability of canine hip-dysplasia score and its components in Gordon setters
    J L Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk, CB8 7UU, Newmarket, UK
    Prev Vet Med 46:87-97. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Heritability and epidemiology of canine hip-dysplasia score in flat-coated retrievers and Newfoundlands in the United Kingdom
    J L Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Epidemiology Unit, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 7UU, Newmarket, UK
    Prev Vet Med 46:75-86. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Deafness in dalmatians: does sex matter?
    J L Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Centre for Preventive Medicine, Animal Health Trust, Suffolk, UK
    Prev Vet Med 36:39-50. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship of the degree of goniodysgenesis and other ocular measurements to glaucoma in Great Danes
    J L Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk, UK
    Am J Vet Res 62:1493-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for equine influenza serum antibody titres in young thoroughbred racehorses given an inactivated vaccine
    J R Newton
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 0NG, Newmarket, UK
    Prev Vet Med 46:129-41. 2000
  9. pmc The Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin from equine isolates; its characterization, sequence and role in foal diarrhoea
    T Netherwood
    Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk
    Epidemiol Infect 120:193-200. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a prototype sub-unit vaccine against equine arteritis virus comprising the entire ectodomain of the virus large envelope glycoprotein (G(L)): induction of virus-neutralizing antibody and assessment of protection in ponies
    J Castillo-Olivares
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket CB8 7UU, UK
    J Gen Virol 82:2425-35. 2001

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Publications43

  1. pmc Association between respiratory disease and bacterial and viral infections in British racehorses
    J L N Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 0NG, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 43:120-6. 2005
    ..The study provided evidence for S. zooepidemicus and S. pneumoniae playing an important etiological role in the pathogenesis of IAD in young horses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Heritability and epidemiology of canine hip-dysplasia score and its components in Labrador retrievers in the United Kingdom
    J L N Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Newmarket, Kentford CB8 7UU, Suffolk, UK
    Prev Vet Med 55:95-108. 2002
    ..Offspring hip score could be reduced substantially by using only parents with zero hip score...
  3. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological approach to prevention and control of three common heritable diseases in canine pedigree breeds in the United Kingdom
    J L N Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Vet J 168:14-27. 2004
    ..Insight, even for these complex diseases, can be derived from further detailed statistical evaluation of datasets such as those described in this paper...
  4. ncbi request reprint Heritability of canine hip-dysplasia score and its components in Gordon setters
    J L Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk, CB8 7UU, Newmarket, UK
    Prev Vet Med 46:87-97. 2000
    ..The models reported here provide quantitative predictions of likely health benefits from selective breeding...
  5. ncbi request reprint Heritability and epidemiology of canine hip-dysplasia score in flat-coated retrievers and Newfoundlands in the United Kingdom
    J L Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Epidemiology Unit, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 7UU, Newmarket, UK
    Prev Vet Med 46:75-86. 2000
    ..The breeders in UK tended to use healthy sires for breeding but they have taken less care in selecting dams. Our regression models emphasise the need for both sires and dams, particularly dams, to be healthy with very small hip scores...
  6. ncbi request reprint Deafness in dalmatians: does sex matter?
    J L Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Centre for Preventive Medicine, Animal Health Trust, Suffolk, UK
    Prev Vet Med 36:39-50. 1998
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship of the degree of goniodysgenesis and other ocular measurements to glaucoma in Great Danes
    J L Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk, UK
    Am J Vet Res 62:1493-9. 2001
    ..If so, glaucoma can be controlled by breeding only from sires and dams with a minimum degree of goniodysgenesis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for equine influenza serum antibody titres in young thoroughbred racehorses given an inactivated vaccine
    J R Newton
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 0NG, Newmarket, UK
    Prev Vet Med 46:129-41. 2000
    ..quot; In 2-year-olds and following two doses of vaccine in yearlings, there was no significant relationship between these factors and SRH titre...
  9. pmc The Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin from equine isolates; its characterization, sequence and role in foal diarrhoea
    T Netherwood
    Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk
    Epidemiol Infect 120:193-200. 1998
    ..7%...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a prototype sub-unit vaccine against equine arteritis virus comprising the entire ectodomain of the virus large envelope glycoprotein (G(L)): induction of virus-neutralizing antibody and assessment of protection in ponies
    J Castillo-Olivares
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket CB8 7UU, UK
    J Gen Virol 82:2425-35. 2001
    ..The use of the sub-unit vaccine in combination with a differential diagnostic test based on other EAV antigens would enable serological discrimination between naturally infected and vaccinated equines...
  11. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory airway disease, nasal discharge and respiratory infections in young British racehorses
    J L N Wood
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 37:236-42. 2005
    ..Respiratory disease is important in young Thoroughbred racehorses, but the variation in the rates of occurrence between different ages and training groups has not been characterised...
  12. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular size and systolic function in Thoroughbred racehorses and their relationships to race performance
    L E Young
    Centre for Equine Studies, Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk, UK
    J Appl Physiol 99:1278-85. 2005
    ..These data provide the first direct evidence that cardiac size influences athletic performance in a group of mammalian running athletes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for epistaxis on British racecourses: evidence for locomotory impact-induced trauma contributing to the aetiology of exercise-induced pulmonary haemorrhage
    J R Newton
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kenftord, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 37:402-11. 2005
    ..The proposed biological mechanisms for exercise-induced pulmonary haemorrhage (EIPH) are many and varied. Better knowledge of risk factors should lead to achievable measures to reduce the incidence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Training-related factors associated with dorsometacarpal disease in young Thoroughbred racehorses in the UK
    K L P Verheyen
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 37:442-8. 2005
    ..Dorsometacarpal disease (DMD) is common in young Thoroughbred (TB) racehorses, often interfering with their training programme. No reports exist on incidence rate or associated risk factors in the UK...
  15. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of factors associated with pelvic and tibial stress fractures in Thoroughbred racehorses in training in the UK
    K L P Verheyen
    Animal Health Trust, Epidemiology Unit, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket CB8 7UU, UK
    Prev Vet Med 74:21-35. 2006
    ..Trainer was associated with differences in stress fracture risk after adjusting for exercise distances and surface but age and gender were not...
  16. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with failure of thoroughbred horses to train and race
    S Wilsher
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Equine Vet J 38:113-8. 2006
    ..The low productivity associated with training and racing of young Thoroughbreds (TBs) in the UK due to athletic inability, injury and disease requires further study...
  17. ncbi request reprint A comparison of survival models for assessing risk of racehorse fatality
    W E Henley
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Prev Vet Med 74:3-20. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for anaesthetic-related death in referred dogs
    D C Brodbelt
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket CB8 7UU
    Vet Rec 158:563-4. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological approaches to safety investigations
    J L N Wood
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, University of Cambridge, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    Vet Microbiol 117:66-70. 2006
    ..Emphasis is placed on the need for clearly stated hypotheses and the consideration of equivalence, rather than significance testing when considering safety studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Streptococcus zooepidemicus infection in naturally occurring equine respiratory disease
    J R Newton
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk, UK
    Vet J 175:338-45. 2008
    ..zooepidemicus types. Novel S. zooepidemicus types were identified, including previously untyped HV regions and intra-strain multiples of both the HV region and intergenic spacer types...
  21. ncbi request reprint Equine herpesvirus-1-specific interferon gamma (IFNgamma) synthesis by peripheral blood mononuclear cells in thoroughbred horses
    R Luce
    Animal Health Trust, Centre for Preventive Medicine, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 39:202-9. 2007
    ..The method requires validation in the field...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for anaesthetic-related death in cats: results from the confidential enquiry into perioperative small animal fatalities (CEPSAF)
    D C Brodbelt
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, CB8 7UU, UK
    Br J Anaesth 99:617-23. 2007
    ..Cats are commonly anaesthetized in veterinary practice, but recent figures describing the frequency of or risk factors for anaesthetic-related death are not available. The aims of this study were to address these deficiencies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk of vomiting and diarrhoea in dogs
    K Hubbard
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES
    Vet Rec 161:755-7. 2007
  24. doi request reprint Heart murmurs and valvular regurgitation in thoroughbred racehorses: epidemiology and associations with athletic performance
    L E Young
    Specialist Equine Cardiology Services, Suffolk, United Kingdom
    J Vet Intern Med 22:418-26. 2008
    ..Cardiac murmurs associated with valvular regurgitation occur commonly in conditioned performance horses, but their association with athletic performance is unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint Vaccination and ill-health in dogs: a lack of temporal association and evidence of equivalence
    D S Edwards
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Vaccine 22:3270-3. 2004
    ..5% and may actually decrease it by as much as 5%. This general approach should be used in all field studies of vaccine safety...
  26. pmc The effects of strain heterology on the epidemiology of equine influenza in a vaccinated population
    A W Park
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket CB8 7UU, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1547-55. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Fractures and tendon injuries in National Hunt horses in training in the UK: a pilot study
    E R Ely
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 36:365-7. 2004
  28. pmc Modelling equine influenza 1: a stochastic model of within-yard epidemics
    K Glass
    Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 128:491-502. 2002
    ..We develop a modified model that incorporates some heterogeneity in levels of infectivity, and compare this with the simpler model...
  29. ncbi request reprint Equine viral arteritis in the UK
    J M Cardwell
    Vet Rec 150:819-20. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and sources of variation in horse falls in steeplechase racing in the UK
    G L Pinchbeck
    Epidemiology Group, Department of Veterinary Clinical Science and Animal Husbandry, University of Liverpool, Chester High Road, Leahurst, Neston CH64 7TE, South Wirral, UK
    Prev Vet Med 55:179-92. 2002
    ..Trainer and jockey contributed very little to the variation in the risk of falling...
  31. ncbi request reprint Hip dysplasia in labrador retrievers: the effects of age at scoring
    J L N Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU
    Vet Rec 152:37-40. 2003
    ..The mean hip score of the dogs was positively and significantly correlated with their age. If this relationship with age is ignored, various offspring/parental relationships and the estimates of heritability are likely to be distorted...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of month of birth on hip dysplasia in labrador retrievers and Gordon setters
    J L N Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU
    Vet Rec 152:69-72. 2003
    ..Enlarging the model by including its age when examined made it possible to quantify the significant genetic parental effects and the effects of the animal's month of birth and its age when examined...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of intradermal and serum testing for allergen-specific IgE using a Fcepsilon RIalpha-based assay in atopic dogs in the UK
    A P Foster
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford, North Somerset BS40 5DU, UK
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 93:51-60. 2003
    ..3 and 77.1% (D. pteronyssinus 19.3% and D. farinae 67.9%) and the specificities varied between 64.2 and 96.6% (D. pteronyssinus 96.6% and D. farinae 89.3%)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Optimising vaccination strategies in equine influenza
    A W Park
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Vaccine 21:2862-70. 2003
    ..Model results show that this practical alternative would offer a significant increase in protection. Spread of infection between yards is also considered to ascertain the risk of secondary outbreaks...
  35. ncbi request reprint A case control study of factors and infections associated with clinically apparent respiratory disease in UK Thoroughbred racehorses
    J R Newton
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Prev Vet Med 60:107-32. 2003
    ..Equine influenza was significantly associated with clinical respiratory disease but it was a very rare infection in this well-vaccinated population, only occurring in three cases...
  36. ncbi request reprint One hundred and one Dalmatians -- the importance of being 'patch'?
    W E Henley
    Vet J 166:105-6. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Is isoflurane safer than halothane in equine anaesthesia? Results from a prospective multicentre randomised controlled trial
    G M Johnston
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB3 0ES, UK
    Equine Vet J 36:64-71. 2004
    ..Identification and use of the safest anaesthetic drugs should support this aim. Experimental evidence has suggested that isoflurane should be a safer maintenance agent in equine anaesthesia than halothane...
  38. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study of risk factors associated with the recurrence of equine grass sickness (dysautonomia) on previously affected premises
    J R Newton
    Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 36:105-12. 2004
    ..The reasons why equine grass sickness (EGS) recurs on premises are unknown and, consequently, practical methods for reducing the risk of recurrence are not available...
  39. ncbi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of fractures occurring in British Thoroughbred racehorses in training
    K L R Verheyen
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Suffolk CB8 7UU, UK
    Equine Vet J 36:167-73. 2004
    ..Musculoskeletal injury is the major cause of days lost from training and wastage in Thoroughbred racehorses. Little scientific information is available on the majority of injuries occurring in training...
  40. ncbi request reprint Canine neoplasia in the UK: estimates of incidence rates from a population of insured dogs
    J M Dobson
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge
    J Small Anim Pract 43:240-6. 2002
    ..These data are unique and provide a valuable basis for future research into the aetiology and epidemiology of canine tumours...
  41. ncbi request reprint It's all in the mix: infection transmission in populations
    J L N Wood
    Equine Vet J 35:526-8. 2003
  42. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in bone turnover in 2-year-old Thoroughbreds
    B F Jackson
    Department of Veterinary Basic Sciences, The Royal Veterinary College, London NW1 0TU
    Equine Vet J 35:702-6. 2003
    ..Injuries to the skeleton are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in racehorses and age, gender and season have all been shown to influence risk of injury...
  43. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of the risks of reducing the routine swabbing requirements for the detection of Taylorella equigenitalis
    J L N Wood
    Epidemiology Unit, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU
    Vet Rec 157:41-6. 2005
    ..The results were sensitive to the prevalence of the infection, but when it was low, there appeared to be few benefits in continuing to culture cervical swabs routinely. However, such swabs are vital when the disease is suspected...