Pablo Alarcon

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Veterinary College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Risk factors for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection and resulting challenges for effective disease surveillance
    Martina Velasova
    The Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK
    BMC Vet Res 8:184. 2012
  2. pmc Economic efficiency analysis of different strategies to control post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome and porcine circovirus type 2 subclinical infection in 3-weekly batch system farms
    Pablo Alarcon
    Royal Veterinary College, London AL9 7TA, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 110:103-18. 2013
  3. pmc Cost of post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome and porcine circovirus type-2 subclinical infection in England - an economic disease model
    Pablo Alarcon
    Royal Veterinary College, London AL9 7TA, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 110:88-102. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Assessment and quantification of post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome severity at farm level
    Pablo Alarcon
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield AL9 7TA, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 98:19-28. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Farm level risk factors associated with severity of post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome
    Pablo Alarcon
    Royal Veterinary College, London, AL9 7TA, UK
    Prev Vet Med 101:182-91. 2011
  6. pmc BPEX Pig Health Scheme: a useful monitoring system for respiratory disease control in pig farms?
    Hannah R Holt
    Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, London, UK
    BMC Vet Res 7:82. 2011
  7. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for swine influenza virus infection in the English pig population
    Alexander Mastin
    Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health Group, The Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 7TA, United Kingdom University of Cambridge Department of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Laboratories Agency Veterinary Laboratories Agency Weybridge, UK and Combating Swine Influenza Initiative consortium under the lead of Ian H Brown, Veterinary Laboratories Agency Weybridge, UK, and James Wood, University of Cambridge, UK
    PLoS Curr 3:RRN1209. 2011

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Publications7

  1. pmc Risk factors for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection and resulting challenges for effective disease surveillance
    Martina Velasova
    The Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK
    BMC Vet Res 8:184. 2012
    ..The risk factors for active PRRSV infection were identified using multivariable logistic regression analysis. The surveillance system was evaluated using a stochastic scenario tree model...
  2. pmc Economic efficiency analysis of different strategies to control post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome and porcine circovirus type 2 subclinical infection in 3-weekly batch system farms
    Pablo Alarcon
    Royal Veterinary College, London AL9 7TA, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 110:103-18. 2013
    ..The model developed has potential as a farm-level decision support tool for the control of this economically important syndrome...
  3. pmc Cost of post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome and porcine circovirus type-2 subclinical infection in England - an economic disease model
    Pablo Alarcon
    Royal Veterinary College, London AL9 7TA, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 110:88-102. 2013
    ..Results from this model will be used to assess the efficiency of different control measures and to provide a decision support tool to farmers and policy makers...
  4. doi request reprint Assessment and quantification of post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome severity at farm level
    Pablo Alarcon
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield AL9 7TA, United Kingdom
    Prev Vet Med 98:19-28. 2011
    ..5. The identified farm level PMWS severities will be used to identify risk factors related to these, to assess the efficacy of PCV2 vaccination and investigating the economic impact of potential control measures...
  5. doi request reprint Farm level risk factors associated with severity of post-weaning multi-systemic wasting syndrome
    Pablo Alarcon
    Royal Veterinary College, London, AL9 7TA, UK
    Prev Vet Med 101:182-91. 2011
    ..In addition, this study highlights the potential efficacy of biosecurity measures in the reduction/prevention of within-farm PMWS severity...
  6. pmc BPEX Pig Health Scheme: a useful monitoring system for respiratory disease control in pig farms?
    Hannah R Holt
    Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Royal Veterinary College, London, UK
    BMC Vet Res 7:82. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to assess whether information provided by the BPHS regarding respiratory lesions was associated with respiratory pathogens in the farm, farm management practices and each other...
  7. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for swine influenza virus infection in the English pig population
    Alexander Mastin
    Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health Group, The Royal Veterinary College, Hawkshead Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 7TA, United Kingdom University of Cambridge Department of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Laboratories Agency Veterinary Laboratories Agency Weybridge, UK and Combating Swine Influenza Initiative consortium under the lead of Ian H Brown, Veterinary Laboratories Agency Weybridge, UK, and James Wood, University of Cambridge, UK
    PLoS Curr 3:RRN1209. 2011
    ..It is hoped that further studies will expand on these findings, and may allow targeting of surveillance for influenza viruses in the English pig population...