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Unexpected Result of Hendra Virus Outbreaks for Veterinarians, Queensland, Australia

Authors
Publisher
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Publication Date
Volume
18
Issue
1
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3201/eid1801.111006
Keywords
  • Dispatch
Disciplines
  • Law
  • Medicine

Abstract

A qualitative study of equine veterinarians and allied staff from Queensland, Australia, showed that veterinarians are ceasing equine practice because of fears related to Hendra virus. Their decisions were motivated by personal safety and legal liability concerns.

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