Quality Meat Scotland Pig Specialist, Allan Ward, welcomed the launch the consultation on proposals to make PED notifiable
on suspicion in Scotland.
disease that has hit the headlines in recent years is avian influenza.
The reports being released are the Summary of Notifiable
Infectious Diseases and Conditions - United States, 2013, and the Summary of Notifiable
Noninfectious Conditions and Disease Outbreaks - United States.
However, several of our arguments could apply to other diseases that are currently deemed 'notifiable
' in SA, and we believe that a debate on why and how notification occurs and a review of the current notifiable
diseases list is overdue.
He added: "The number of arrests we make doesn't worry me as there's an overall drop in notifiable
Notification data for RRV, BFV, and other notifiable
infections in Victoria are publicly available (8).
28 per cent (25) are members of a notifiable
organisation not specified and that five officers are in Ian Paisley's Independent Orange Order.
Decision making and risk management rely on quantitative risk assessment, but not all biologically notifiable
effects are of clinical relevance.
A revised list of notifiable
diseases includes possible biological threat agents such as deadly botulism and tularaemia.
BRITAIN may have to declare SARS a notifiable
disease if the outbreak continues to spread.
Latest figures show that in 1998, there were 477 cases of the notifiable
disease in the city - an increase of more than 100 on the previous year.
Airtours' director of UK Operations Anita McErlean said: "None of the illnesses reported has been notifiable
, but our first concern must always be the health, safety and enjoyment of our customers.