Accession Number : AD0670380
Title : EFFECTIVENESS OF FOREST DERATIZATION WITHIN NATURAL FOCI OF HEMORRHAGIC FEVER WITH RENAL SYNDROME (HFRS),
Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 CAIRO (EGYPT) DEPT OF MEDICAL ZOOLOGY
Personal Author(s) : Vishnyakov, S. V. ; Gorbunov, M. A. ; Konosh, L. L.
Report Date : 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 2
Abstract : Little is known about hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS), for which till now no effective specific prophylactic measures have been proposed. Recently for prevention of this infection, a plan was put in the forefront for deratization, measures directed for protection of the human population and their dwellings from forest rodents (Common Red-backed Vole and others) that may be possible reservoirs of the virus in nature. (Author)
Descriptors : (*RODENTS, PEST CONTROL), VIRUS DISEASES, RODENTICIDES, EPIDEMIOLOGY, USSR.
Subject Categories : Hygiene and Sanitation
Medicine and Medical Research
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE