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- Nurmoja, Imbi; Mõtus, Kerli; Kristian, Maarja; Niine, Tarmo; Schulz, Katja; Depner, Klaus; Viltrop, Arvo
- Preventive veterinary medicine 2018
- commercial farms, etc ; African swine fever; Bayesian theory; biosecurity; epidemiological studies; herds; interviews; livestock and meat industry; models; morbidity; mortality; risk factors; signs and symptoms (animals and humans); space and time; swine; virulence; viruses; wild boars; Estonia; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... African swine fever (ASF) was first detected in the Estonian wild boar population in September 2014, while the first domestic pig farm was affected in July 2015. In the present study, we aimed to analyse, retrospectively, the epidemiology of the disease in all 26 outbreaks in domestic pig herds that occurred in Estonia during the period 2015–2017. Formal interviews were conducted to estimate the h ...