Zoonotic infection should be considered in any unwell patient with a history of exposure to animals, no matter how brief. Clinical features, diagnosis and treatment are outlined for eight zoonoses that are notifiable in Australia: anthrax, Australian batlyssavirus infection, brucellosis, leptospirosis, psittacosis, Qfever, tularaemia and Hendra virus infection.
|Pages (from-to)||55 - 64|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|