Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Editorial Volume 5 Issue 8

One Health Approach in Surveillance of Tick and Tick-Borne Diseases (TTBDs)

Mahvish Rajput*

Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan

*Corresponding Author: Mahvish Rajput, Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.

Received: May 29, 2023; Published: July 01, 2023

Abstract

Ticks and tick-borne diseases (TTBDs) are among the most severe and widespread concerns in many tropical places, with serious consequences for livestock production, wildlife protection, and human health [1]. TTBDs, which include East Coast fever (ECF), Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF), bovine babesiosis, and anaplasmosis, account for 60-80% of pathogenic illnesses and kill humans, wildlife, and domestic animals [2]. The One Health approach is a comprehensive strategy that recognizes the interrelation of human, animal, and environmental health, and it has proven to be effective in controlling TTBDs in various parts of the world.

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Citation

Citation: Mahvish Rajput. “One Health Approach in Surveillance of Tick and Tick-Borne Diseases (TTBDs)".Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 5.8 (2023): 01-02.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2023 Mahvish Rajput. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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