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Foot-and-Mouth Disease
Recruitment of Temporary Veterinary Inspectors in FMD emergencies
  1. Roland Minor
  1. PO Box 163, 80500 Lamu, Kenya
  1. e-mail: roland.minor{at}

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OTHERS with clinical experience of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) have recorded the dismal handling of their applications as Temporary Veterinary Inspectors (TVIs) during the 2001 outbreak by Page Street (VR, April 16, 2011, vol 168, p 413; May 21, 2011, vol 168, p 543). My own experience was just as bad.

I was similarly unimpressed by …

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