Zoonoses and zoonotic agents in humans, food, animals and feed in the Netherlands 2003-2006
26 May 2012, PDF |
140 pages |
Valkenburgh S, van Oosterom R, Stenvers O, Aalten M, Braks M, Schimmer B, van der Giessen A, van Pelt W, Langelaar M
RIVM Report 330152001
The report 'Zoonoses and Zoonotic Agents in Humans, Food, Animals and Feed in The Netherlands 2003 - 2006' is based on data that is reported annually to the European Commission, in accordance with the Directive 2003/99/EC on the monitoring of zoonoses and zoonotic agents. They are supplemented with data from Dutch surveillance, monitoring and control programmes and relevant research projects concerning zoonoses and zoonotic agents by the different institutions that have contributed to the preparation of this report. The report also includes information on recent research on the antibiotic resistance of micro-organisms derived from human and animal material. Specific documentation and reports regarding the described programmes and research projects are available from the authors mentioned in the editorial list. The extended dataset on antimicrobial resistance and trends in the Netherlands has been published recently as a report: Maran 2003, 2004 and 2005.