Modelling BVD at herd level compared with individual animal level

Prev Vet Med. 2005 Nov 15;72(1-2):169-75; discussion 215-9. doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2005.06.006. Epub 2005 Oct 6.


We assess two closely related stochastic models of BVD in a beef herd for their utility. One is an individual (animal) based model and the other a herd based model.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bovine Virus Diarrhea-Mucosal Disease / epidemiology*
  • Carrier State / veterinary
  • Carrier State / virology
  • Cattle
  • Models, Biological*
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Time Factors