Jones, Belinda; Taylor, Kylie; Lucas, Robyn; Merritt, Tony D; Chicken, Catherine; Heller, Jane; Carrick, Joan; Givney, Rod; Durrheim, David N
This report describes the challenges encountered in using serological methods to study the historical
transmission risk of C. psittaci from horses to humans.
In 2017, serology and risk factor questionnaire data from a group of individuals, whose occupations
involved close contact with horses, were collected to assess the seroprevalence of antibodies to C.
psittaci and identify risk factors associated with previous exposure.
147 participants were enrolled in the study,...[Show more]
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