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ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners

Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (1999)

1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 

Roles of Swine Practitioners in Health and Profitability Maintenance [RIS]
Howard T. Hill

Commodity vs. Specialty Pork—What is the Future for Midwest Producers? [RIS]
Jeff Ward

Food Safety Concerns and Veterinary Practitioners [RIS]
Sylvian Quessy

Mycoplasma Research Efforts—What Are We Learning? [RIS]
Eileen Thacker

Mycoplasma Control Strategies—Why They Work... or Don’t! [RIS]
L. Kirk Clark

Measuring Variability of Finishing Performance [RIS]
John Deen

Costs Associated with Finishing Variability [RIS]
Derald Holtkamp

Is Vaccination with Streptococcus Suis Practical? [RIS]
Montserrat Torremorell

Multi-site Production—Terminology and Alphanumeric Notation [RIS]
D.L. ''Hank'' Harris and Isabel Turney-Harris

Values and Pitfalls of Molecular Diagnostic Tools [RIS]
James Collins

Molecular Diagnostic Tools Available at ISU [RIS]
Karen Harmon

Practical Bacteriology—What You Need to Know for Best Results [RIS]
Lorraine Hoffman

Neonatal Clostridial Infections—New Problems or Same Old, Same Old? [RIS]
Glen Songer

Post-weaning Diarrheas—Clinical Implications and Control Strategies [RIS]
Mark Wagner

Troubleshooting Nurseries for Better Grow-Finish Performance [RIS]
Brian Caldwell

Grow-Finish Diarrheas—Diseases, Syndromes, or Normal Responses? [RIS]
Luc Defresne

Information Management Will Transform Agriculture—Are You a Participant? [RIS]
Dennis DiPetrie

The Diagnostic Lab takes to the Information Super-Highway--Get Ready for ''On Line'' Serologic Results! [RIS]
Jeff Zimmerman

Cost-effective Techniques for Diagnoses of Reproductive Diseases [RIS]
Michael Yaeger

Emerging and Foreign Animal Diseases—Roles for Swine Practitioners [RIS]
Beth Lautner

European Experiences with Swine Influenza Virus [RIS]
Ian Brown

Swine Influenza Viruses—Prevalence and Current Research with H3N2 and Other Strains [RIS]
K.J. Yoon

Swine Influenza Viruses—Different Diagnostics and Strain Differences [RIS]
Bruce Janke

Swine Influenze Experiences in my Practice Area [RIS]
Darwin Reicks

Postweaning Multi-systemic Wasting Syndrome—Trends in Diagnostics [RIS]
Steve Sorden

Postweaning Multi-systemic Wasting Syndrome—Case Investigations [RIS]
Perry Harms

Postweaning Multi-systemic Wasting Syndrome—Experiences in Chronic Herds [RIS]
Mark Brinkman

Postweaning Multi-systemic Wasting Syndrome—Current Research Activities [RIS]
Steve Bolin

PRRS Virus and Co-infections: Research Summaries and Their Practicial Implications [RIS]
Pat Halbur

PRRS Virus—Pathogenesis and Immunopathogenesis [RIS]
Fernando Osorio

PRRS Virus—Genetic Variation and Vaccine Selection [RIS]
Ken Platt

Strategies for Control of PRRS—Effects of Strain and Infective Dose on Pathogenicity [RIS]
Michael Yaeger

PRRS Control Strategies: Grow-Finish Protocols [RIS]
Brian Caldwell, Wells, MN

Troubleshooting Non-infectious Reproductive Failures [RIS]
Brad Thacker

Use of Antibiotics in the Post-framework Environment—Effects on Your Practice? [RIS]
Michael Apley

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2000)

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ADVANCES IN GENETIC RESISTANCE TO DISEASE Ð WHAT DO THEY MEAN? [RIS]
MAX F. ROTHSCHILD, PHD

POSTWEANING MULTISYSTEMIC WASTING SYNDROME (PMWS) - DIAGNOSTIC UPDATE AND EXPERIMENTAL REPRODUCTION [RIS]
STEVEN D. SORDEN, DVM, PHD, DIPL. ACVP

Diagnostic Experiences with Swine Influenza Virus [RIS]
Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD

Practical Diagnostic and Differential Tool for Swine Influenza [RIS]
Sabrina L. Swenson, DVM, PhD

Update on PRRS virus in the breeding herd [RIS]
Kelly M. Lager and William L. Mengeling

Update on PRRSV in Grow-Finish [RIS]
Patrick G. Halbur DVM, PhD

Investigation of the Role of Pigs in the Transmission of Nipah Virus to Humans, Malaysia [RIS]
Bunning, Mike L., D.V.M., M.P.H.

BIOSECURITY AND SANITATION PRACTICES - SAVIOR OR FALSE IDOL? [RIS]
Sandra F. Amass, DVM, PhD, Dipl ABVP

Improving Finisher Peformance Through Facility Management [RIS]
Dr. Eric Christianson

''Feed Drugs Banned!'', ''Animal therapies tightly controlled!'' - What we do after these headlines. [RIS]
S. C. Henry, DVM, Dip. ABVP

PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF DISEASE RESISTANCE IN BREEDING PROGRAMS [RIS]
Lucina Galina, DVM, PhD

UPDATE ON PORCINE CIRCOVIRUS RESEARCH AND DIAGNOSTIC PRACTICES [RIS]
GREGORY W. STEVENSON, DVM, PHD, DACVP

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2001)

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COMMON INFECTIOUS AGENTS: DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY PERSPECTIVE [RIS]
KENT SCHWARTZ, DVM, MS

EVOLUTION OF PRRSV: CAN SEQUENCE BE USED FOR CONTROL? [RIS]
KYOUNG-JIN YOON, DVM, PhD, DACVM

IMMUNOLOGY UPDATE [RIS]
FEDERICO ZUCKERMANN, DVM, PhD

PRRS: WHAT WE HAVE LEARNED IN SOUTH DAKOTA? [RIS]
MONTE FUHRMAN, DVM, BS

PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUES IN PORK: WHAT’S ON THE HORIZON? [RIS]
BONNIE BUNTAIN, DVM, MS

PREVENTING TOXOPLASMA IN PORK PRODUCTION [RIS]
RAY GAMBLE, PhD

SALMONELLA EPIDEMIOLOGY--TRANSMISSION IN TRANSPORT AND HOLDING [RIS]
SCOTT HURD, DVM, PhD

CRATES TO GROUP HOUSING AND THE ROCKS IN THE ROAD [RIS]
DR. JAKE WADDILOVE, MA, VetMB, MRCVS

GROWING PIG CONCERNS [RIS]
DR. MICHAEL ELLIS, BS, PhD

UPDATE ON CHECKOFF FUNDED ACTIVITIES OF THE NATIONAL PORK BOARD’S ANIMAL WELFARE COMMITTEE [RIS]
PAUL SUNDBERG, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVPM

CURRENT EUROPEAN SITUATION [RIS]
STANLEY DONE, VLA

POSTWEANING MULTISYSTEMIC WASTING SYNDROME (PMWS)--CURRENT IOWA SITUATION [RIS]
STEVEN SORDEN, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVP

PMWS: IMPROVED MODELS AND RECENT FINDINGS OF CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE [RIS]
PAT HALBUR, DVM, MS

FOREIGN ANIMAL DISEASE DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS [RIS]
DAVID LARSON, DVM, MS

LESSONS FROM RECENT FMD AND HOG CHOLERA OUTBREAKS IN THE UK [RIS]
STANLEY DONE, VLA

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE-- NATIONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO A HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS ANIMAL DISEASE: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY [RIS]
USDA, APHIS, VS, Emergency Programs Staff

PRRSÐSOME OF THE BASICS [RIS]
DR. JEFF ZIMMERMAN, DVM, MS, PhD

MEDICINE CONTROLS--WHO CONTROLS THE REFRIGERATOR? [RIS]
DR JOHN CARR, DPM, PhD, BVS

SIV CASE STUDY [RIS]
JOHN JOHNSON, DVM

CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE AND OTHER EMERGING ENTERIC DISEASES [RIS]
MICHAEL YAEGER DVM, PhD, DACVP

DIAGNOSTIC TOOL KIT FOR NON-INFECTIOUS CAUSES [RIS]
JOHN CARR, BVSC, DPM, PhD

BIOSECURITY: HOW DO YOU DEFINE IT? [RIS]
DAVID PYBURN, DVM

BIOSECURITY Ð DEVELOPING PHILOSOPHIES AND ACTION PLANS FOR CLIENTS [RIS]
Max T. Rodibaugh, DVM

BIOSECURITY IMPLEMENTATION STRATEGIES FOR PRODUCTION UNITS [RIS]
BUTCH BAKER, DVM, MS

PIG TRANSPORTATION Ð RISK REDUCTION STRATEGIES [RIS]
CRAIG J. ROWLES DVM

TROUBLESHOOTING SEMEN QUALITY [RIS]
GARY ALTHOUSE, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl ACT

MAXIMIZING INSEMINATION PRACTICES--TOOLS TO INCREASE CONCEPTION RATES [RIS]
BRAD THACKER, DVM, PhD

PACKER SAFETY/QUALITY CONCERNS--PRODUCER AND VETERINARY DILEMMAS [RIS]
ANGELA K. BAYSINGER, DVM, MS

VETERINARY ROLES IN AUDIT SYSTEMS [RIS]
DAVID PYBURN, DVM

THE ROLE OF THE PRACTITIONER IN PIG FARM AUDIT SCHEMENSÐUK PERSPECTIVES [RIS]
DR. JAKE WADDILOVE, MA, VetMB, MRCVS

CURRENT STATUS OF MYCOPLASMA VACCINATION [RIS]
EILEEN L. THACKER, DVM, PhD

ILEITIS (PROLIFERATIVE ENTEROPATHY) RESEARCH UPDATE [RIS]
CONNIE GEBHART, PhD

H. PARASUIS RESEARCH UPDATE [RIS]
CARLOS PIJOAN DVM, PhD

PERPLEXITIES IN SERODIAGNOSIS OF SWINE INFLUENZA [RIS]
BRUCE JANKE, DVM, PhD

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY SWINE DISEASE CONFERENCE FOR SWINE PRACTITIONERS [RIS]
SWINE CONFERENCE PLANNING COMMITTEE; DR. JAMES MCKEAN, CHAIR

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2002)

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Contents and front matter [RIS]
Iowa State University

PMWS Control -- European Style [RIS]
PMWS Control -- European Style

Avoiding Vaccine Handling Mistakes [RIS]
Jeff Husa, DVM

Water Systems -- Troubleshooting Common Mistakes [RIS]
John Carr, DPM, PhD

ERYSIPELAS -- NEW SEROTYPES OR SAME OLD STUFF? [RIS]
Lorraine J. Hoffman, PhD, and Tanja Opriessnig, DVM

PRV ERADICATION -- PROGRESS REPORT [RIS]
John Schiltz, DVM

SEASONAL INFERTILITY: CURRENT UNDERSTANDINGS [RIS]
Roy Kirkwood, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ECAR

SEASONAL INFERTILITY: DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS -- MORE THAN CONFUSED? [RIS]
Tom Wetzell, DVM

SEASONAL INFERTILITY: MANAGEMENT PRACTICES -- CAUSES AND FIXES [RIS]
Brad J. Thacker, DVM, PhD

SEASONAL INFERTILITY: Early Planning Steps to Minimize Production Effects [RIS]
Dale W. Mechler

PMWS: Laboratory Experiences [RIS]
Patrick G. Halbur DVM, PhD; Tanja Opriessnig, DVM; Shan Yu, DVM; Eileen Thacker, DVM, PhD

CLOSTRIDIAL INFECTIONS IN SWINE: THE BEST OF MICROBIAL IMPERIALISM [RIS]
J. Glenn Songer, PhD

PRRS Eradication: Why Does it Fail? [RIS]
Scott Dee, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVM

CURRENT ISSUES IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF SWINE INFLUENZA [RIS]
Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD

POST-WEANING Escherichia coli SYNDROME -- LABORATORY PERSPECTIVES [RIS]
David H. Francis, PhD

Environmental Controls of Streptococcus suis Meningitis Cases [RIS]
Andy Holtcamp, DVM

ILEITIS: A PRACTITIONER'S PERSPECTIVE [RIS]
Thomas G. Gillespie, DVM, Diplomate ABVP

HERBAL ALTERNATIVES TO ANTIBIOTIC GROWTH PROMOTERS [RIS]
Palmer J. Holden, PhD

Chemotherapeutic Alternatives to Antibiotic Growth Promoters [RIS]
Brian Hardy, PhD

Danish Experiences with Growth Promotant Removal [RIS]
John Waddell, DVM, MBA

Measuring ''Health'': Using Serologic Measurement Tools in PRRS Management [RIS]
Dale Polson, DVM, PhD

HOW TO DETERMINE FALSE POSITIVE REACTIONS OF PRRS ELISA TEST [RIS]
En-Min (Eric) Zhou, MD, PhD

CURRENT UNDERSTANDING -- INFLUENZA VIRUS [RIS]
Richard Webby, PhD

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Welcome, contents [RIS]
Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

SIV Diversity: Implications for Vaccine Efficacy [RIS]
Juergen A. Richt, DVM, PhD; Kelly M. Lager, DVM, PhD; Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD; Richard J. Webby, PhD

Emerging Diseases--Response Mechanisms for Human vs. Animal Diseases [RIS]
Mark J. Engle, DVM

Comparative Virology--Human vs. Animal Pathogens: What Can Be Learned from Recently Emerging Human Pathogens? [RIS]
X. J. Meng, MD, PhD; Patrick G. Halbur, DVM, PhD

Hepatitis E Virus: Zoonotic Threat or Harmless Commensal of Pigs? [RIS]
Patrick G. Halbur, DVM, PhD and C. Kasorndorkbua, DVM, MS; X.-J. Meng, MD, PhD

PRV Update [RIS]
John Schiltz, DVM, State Veterinarian

Multi-site--A Review of 15 Years--Lessons Learned or Forgotten [RIS]
D. L. "Hank" Harris, DVM, PhD

Parity Segregation, Successes and Pitfalls [RIS]
Camille Moore, DMV, Swine Consultant

Clinical Experiences in Control of Edema Disease and Haemophilus parasuis [RIS]
Cameron Schmitt, DVM, MSc

Dealing with Immunologic Subpopulations in Multiple Site Operations [RIS]
Clark D. Huinker, DVM, MSc and Mark A. Wagner, DVM

Animal Welfare--Swine Welfare Assurance ProgramSM (SWAPSM) [RIS]
Anna K. Johnson, PhD

Veterinary Services for Producers of Value-added Pork [RIS]
Paul J. Armbrecht, DVM

Diagnostic Pathways in Neonatal Diarrhea of Swine [RIS]
Bruce W. Brodersen, DVM, PhD

SARS, Monkeypox, and the Epidemiology of Emerging Diseases [RIS]
Robert B. Morrison, DVM, MBA, PhD

Risk Analysis Methods Applied to Swine Disease Control [RIS]
H. Scott Hurd, DVM, PhD

Pig Flow--A Potent Disease Management Tool [RIS]
John Carr, DPM, PhD

Current Iowa Environmental Regulations-- A Basic Primer for Veterinarians [RIS]
Wendy Powers, PhD

New Technologies for Scientific Environmental Assessments of Emissions from Animal Confinement Operations [RIS]
Richard Pfeiffer, PhD

Unconventional Reproductive Disease in Sows: Clinical and Diagnostic Perspectives [RIS]
Kyoung-Jin Yoon, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVM

New Research Perspectives on PMWS and Its Pathogenesis [RIS]
Roman M. Pogranichniy, DVM, MS and Kyoung-Jin Yoon, DVM, PhD, DACVM

PCV2-Associated Diseases: Research and Diagnostic Update [RIS]
Patrick G. Halbur, DVM, PhD; Tanja Opriessnig, DVM; Marlin Hoogland, BS; Eileen Thacker, DVM, PhD, and Shan Yu, DVM; X. J. Meng, MD, PhD

PMWS--Immunologic Stimulation and Clinical Signs [RIS]
Catherine E. Charreyre, DVM, MSc

PMWS--Causes and Risk Factors Reconsidered [RIS]
William T. Christianson, DVM, PhD

Costs of PRRSV in Commercial Production [RIS]
Rodger G. Main, DVM

Efficacy of Modified Live PRRS Vaccines against Emerging Heterologous PRRS Challenge Strains [RIS]
Mike Roof, PhD, Eric Vaughn, PhD; Kelly Burkhart; Patrick G. Halbur, DVM, PhD; Kay Faaberg, PhD

PRRS Eradication Strategies [RIS]
William T. Christianson, DVM, PhD

National Pork Board PRRS Initiatives [RIS]
Eric Neumann, DVM, MSc, Director

Summary of Selected Swine Assays and Results for 2003 from the Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory [RIS]
Gary Osweiler, DVM, Director

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Table of Contents [RIS]

Introdution [RIS]

Update on Porcine Circovirus Type 2 (PCV2)-Associated Diseases [RIS]
Patrick Halbur, DVM, PhD, and Tanja Opriessnig, DVM

Edema Disease -- Field Problems and Observations [RIS]
John Hicks, DVM, PhD

Experiences with Edema Disease in 10-Week-Old Feeder Pigs [RIS]
Chris J. Rademacher, DVM

Edema Disease -- Systems Approach [RIS]
Locke Karriker, DVM, MS, and Abby Patterson, B.S.

Swine Influenza: Relative Prevalence of Reassortants and Subtypes [RIS]
Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD

Swine Influenza: Diversity of U.S. Virus Isolates and Novel Vaccine Approaches [RIS]
Jurgen A. Richt, DVM, PhD, Kelly M. Lager, DVM, PhD, and Porntippa Lekcharoensuk, DVM, PhD; Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD; Alicia Solorzano, PhD, and Adolfo Garcia-Sastre, PhD; Richard J. Webby, PhD

National Animal Identification Plan -- Practitioner Involvement [RIS]
James D. McKean, DVM, JD, PhD

Treatment and Control of Ileitis [RIS]
Steven McOrist

Real-Time PCR for the Detection of Haemophilus parasuis in Diagnostic Specimens [RIS]
Dianna M. Jordan, DVM, PhD; and Karen M. Harmon, PhD

Haemophilus parasuis -- Novel Proteins -- Hopes for Vaccine? [RIS]
Jerry K. McVicker, PhD; Louisa B. Tabatabai, PhD; Muriel van Schilfgaarde, PhD

The Humane Euthanasia -- On-Farm Applications [RIS]
W. E. Morgan Morrow, PhD; Robert E. Meyer, DVM, Diplomat ACVA; John Roberts, DVM, PhD (deceased); Duncan Lascelles, PhD, MRCVS, Diplomat ACVS

Biosecurity Practices -- What Is Known? [RIS]
Sandra F. Amass, DVM, PhD, Diplomat ABV

Biosecurity Practices -- How to Audit Success [RIS]
W. E. Morgan Morrow, PhD

Biosecurity -- Managing Transportation Risks [RIS]
Hans Rotto, DVM, MS, Darin Madson, DVM, and Joel Nerem, DVM

Bioterrorism Awareness Programs in Iowa [RIS]
James A. Roth, DVM, PhD

Clinical Manifestations in Sows -- Agent X/Porcine Reproductive and Neurologic Syndrome [RIS]
Mark Fitzsimmons, DVM

Clinical Manifestations of a Neurologic Syndrome in Grow-Finish Swine [RIS]
Jeff Blythe, DVM

Porcine Dermatitis and Nephropathy Syndrome -- European Style [RIS]
John Carr, DPM, PhD, MRCVS

Clinical and Diagnostic Considerations for an Acute, High Mortality Syndrome in Grow-Finish Swine [RIS]
Jerry Torrison, DVM, PhD, DACVPM

Australian Experience with an Emerging Disease -- An Infectious Myocarditis Syndrome Affecting Late-Term and Neonatal Piglets [RIS]
S. McOrist, E. Thornton, and A. Peake; R. Walker and S. Robson; D. Finlaison, P. Kirkland, R. Reece, A. Ross, and K. Walker; A. Hyatt and C. Morrissy

Sudden Presentation of Idiopathic Vesicular Disease in a Swine Herd -- Clinical Picture and Practitioner Response [RIS]
Sandra F. Amass, DVM, PhD, Diplomat ABVP

Practitioner Responsibilities in Foreign Animal Disease (FAD)/Emerging Disease [RIS]
David Schmitt, DVM

Process-Verified Production in Pig Production: What Is It and Why Should Practitioners Care? [RIS]
Mike Telford

Nontraditional Production Systems in Iowa/Midwest [RIS]
Mark Storlie, MS

Problems in Nontraditional Hog Systems [RIS]
Steve Schwarting, DVM

Basics of PCR Technology [RIS]
Karen M. Harmon, PhD

Diagnostic Applications of PCR Technology -- System Monitoring Perspective [RIS]
Christa K. Irwin, DVM

Diagnostic Applications of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Technology: A Practice Perspective [RIS]
James F. Lowe, DVM

Whole Herd Exposure -- A Review of Techniques for TGE and PRRS Control [RIS]
Jerome O. Geiger, DVM, MS, and William T. Christianson, DVM, PhD

How Much Virus Does It Take to Infect Young Pigs with PRRSV by Oral or Intranasal Routes? [RIS]
Joseph Hermann, MS, and Jeff Zimmerman, DVM, PhD; Mike Roof, PhD, and Kelly Burkhart, BS

PRRS Persistence in Grow-Finisher Systems [RIS]
Locke Karriker, DVM, MS, and Jeff Zimmerman, DVM, PhD

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Contents [RIS]
Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Swine Medicine and Production at Iowa State University: A Vision for the Future [RIS]
John U. Thomson

An Evidence-Based Approach to Production Medicine [RIS]
Mike Apley, DVM, PhD

Disease Trends Observed at the Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory [RIS]
Michael Yaeger, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Iowa’s Application of the National Premises System [RIS]
John Schlitz, DVM

Needleless Injections -- Good, Bad, or Ugly? [RIS]
C. Scanlon Daniels, DVM, MBA

Feed Interruption Events and Their Clinical Consequences [RIS]
Mike Brumm, BS, MS, PhD

The Future of the Iowa Animal/Livestock Industry [RIS]
Maynard Hogberg, PhD, PAS

New Differential Serology Tests for Swine Influenza [RIS]
K-J Yoon, DVM, PhD; W-I Kim, DVM, MS; W-H Wu, DVM, PhD; E-M Zhou, PhD; and B. H. Janke, DVM, PhD

Swine Influenza Virus Antigenic Drift -- Impacts on Control Strategies [RIS]
Marie Gramer, DVM

Pork Industry Concerns with Zoonotic Influenza [RIS]
Liz Wagstrom, DVM, MS, DACVPM

Critical Review of Haemophilus parasuis Infections of Swine [RIS]
Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH

Haemophilus parasuis: What do we know, and where do we go from here? [RIS]
Dianna M. Jordan, DVM, MS, PhD

Wasting Nursery Pigs in Parity Segregation [RIS]
Jeremy S. Pittman, DVM

Water, What Is the Cost? [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM

An Electrifying Case [RIS]
Amy L. (Carroll) Woods, DVM

Ten Lessons Learned in First Year at Iowa State University [RIS]
Locke Karriker, DVM, MS

Circovirus and Postweaning Multisystemic Wasting Syndrome (PMWS) Differences in the USA and EU—Are They Significant? [RIS]
John A. Ellis, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP, ACVM

Best Practices for Control of PCV2-Associated Diseases [RIS]
P. Halbur, DVM, PhD; T. Opriessnig, Mag med vet, Dr med vet; and P. Thomas, BS

Ileitis: Clinical Quagmire or Practice Builder? [RIS]
John Hicks, DVM, PhD

Lessons Learned in Lawsonia intracellularis Eradication Effort [RIS]
Pia Conradsen, DVM

Reducing In-Transit Deaths in Market Pigs [RIS]
Cate Dewey, DVM, MSc, PhD; Charles Haley, BA, MS, DVM; Tina Widowski, BS, PhD; and Robert Friendship, DVM, MSc

International Animal Welfare Regulations and Impacts on Production Systems [RIS]
Anna Johnson

Danish Experiences with Removal of Antibiotic Growth-Promoting Drugs in Swine [RIS]
Pia Conradsen, DVM

U.S. Response to Removal of Antibiotic Growth-Promoting Drugs in Swine [RIS]
Paul Sundberg, DVM; PhD

Lessons Learned in Eradication of PRRS from a Large System [RIS]
David Nolan

Investigations to Verify Unexpected PRRS Serology Results [RIS]
Bernard J. Curran, DVM

Novel Approaches for PRRS Diagnoses: Identification of PRRS Antibodies in Oral Fluid and Meat Juice [RIS]
En-Min Zhou and Jeffrey J. Zimmerman; Robert Simer; James McKean

Alternatives to Serum Sampling for PRRS Detection [RIS]
Kyoung-Jin Yoon, DVM, MS, PhD, Diplomate ACVM; Abby Patterson, BS; and Locke Karriker, DVM, MS

Boar Stud PRRS Monitoring—Science and Economics [RIS]
Darwin L. Reicks, DVM

PRRS Research Update [RIS]
J. Zimmerman, DVM, PhD

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Front matter [RIS]

Contents [RIS]

Welcome to the 14th Annual Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
John U. Thomson

Reaching for 30 Pigs/Sow/Year [RIS]
Robert J. Dircks

PRRS Market Swine Survey Results [RIS]
James D. McKean, DVM, MS, JD

A Review: PRRS Virus Transmission [RIS]
J. Zimmerman, DVM, PhD

PRRS Risk Assessment Tool: Information Mining [RIS]
Derald Holtkamp, DVM, MS; Dale Polson, DVM, PhD

PRRS: "Controlled Exposure" after Several Years--Potentials and Pitfalls [RIS]
Mark FitzSimmons, DVM

Starting Pigs in Wean-to-Finish Barns [RIS]
Cameron Schmitt, DVM, MS

"K" Values: Production and Welfare Implications [RIS]
Harold W. Gonyou, PhD Prairie Swine Centre, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Clostridium difficile: Emerging Disease? [RIS]
Mark FitzSimmons, DVM

Evidence for and against Clostridium difficile as a Disease of Neonatal Swine [RIS]
Michael Yaeger, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Sow Longevity: What We Know [RIS]
Ken Stalder, MS, PhD; Mark Knauer, MS; and Timo Serenius, MS, PhD; Locke Karriker, MS, DVM; Max Rothschild, MS, PhD; and Benny Mote, MS; Jim McKean, DVM, JD; Tom Baas, MS, PhD; and John Mabry, MS, PhD

Gestation Systems: Impact on Sow Longevity/Welfare [RIS]
Harold W. Gonyou

Breeding Herd Lamenesses: Classifications and Clinical Diagnostics [RIS]
Locke A. Karriker, DVM, MS; Ken Stalder, PhD Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Infectious Disease/Lameness: Diagnosis [RIS]
Kent J. Schwartz, DVM, MS

Structural Soundness: Selection Criteria [RIS]
Tom J. Baas, PhD; and Kenneth Stalder

Diagnostic Trends in Swine Influenza: A Review [RIS]
Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD

Swine Influenza Virus Issues in Practice [RIS]
Paul Yeske, DVM, MS

Experimental Evaluation of Killed and Modified Live-Virus Vaccines against Swine Influenza Virus [RIS]
Amy L. Vincent, DVM, PhD; Juergen A. Richt, DVM, PhD; and Kelly M. Lager, DVM, PhD

A New Swine Vaccine Technology: Research Update [RIS]
Matthew M. Erdman, DVM, PhD; and Brenda Crabtree, BS; D.L. Hank Harris, DVM, PhD; Kurt I. Kamrud, PhD

The Science of Disinfectants [RIS]
Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH, Diplomate ACVPM

Niche Pork: Production Records and Diagnostic Data [RIS]
Michael Yaeger, DVM, PhD, DACVP; Ronda Driskill, Farming Systems Coordinator; Dave Stender

Biofuel Co-Products: Potential Pitfalls/Future [RIS]
Steve Ensley, DVM, PhD

Porcine Circovirus-Associated Diseases (PCVAD): European Experiences—Good, Bad, Ugly [RIS]
Meritxell Donadeu, DVM, MS; A.W. (Dan) Tucker, MA, VetMB, PhD, MRCVS

Current Status of PCVAD: Diagnostic and Research Update [RIS]
T. Opriessnig, Dr med vet, PhD; and P. G. Halbur, DVM, PhD

Current Status of PCVAD: Practitioners’ Viewpoint [RIS]
Rick Swalla, DVM

Diagnostics of Severe PCVAD [RIS]
Kelly M. Lager, DVM, PhD; Amy L. Vincent, DVM, PhD; Andy Cheung, PhD; and Phillip C. Gauger, DVM

PCVAD Serology: Impacts on VaccineTiming [RIS]
John Johnson

PCVAD: Recent Experiences in North Carolina [RIS]
R. B. Baker, DVM, MS

Suvaxyn(R) PCV2 One Dose as an Aid in Preventing PCV2-Associated Diseases [RIS]
Darrell L. Neuberger, DVM

Update on Intervet's Porcine Circovirus Type 2 Vaccine [RIS]
Brad Thacker, DVM, PhD, MBA

Vaccination of Sows and Gilts against PCV2 Diseases with an Inactivated Adjuvanted Vaccine: CIRCOVAC(R) (Merial) [RIS]
F. Joisel, DVM, MSc; A. Brun, DVM; M. Bublot, DVM, PhD; C. Charreyre, DVM, MSc; J.B. Herin, DVM; B. Lapostolle, PhD; A. Schade, DVM; and A. Vaganay

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Schedule, contents, etc [RIS]
Conference Planning Committee

Welcome to the 15th Annual Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
John U. Thomson, Dean

ISU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Present and Future: Aligning, Improving, and Enlarging Diagnostic Services and Programs to Meet the Needs of Our Clients [RIS]
Lorraine J. Hoffman, MS, PhD

Outcome-based Diagnostics?Practice and Capabilities: Tools for Better Evidence [RIS]
Locke Karriker, David Baum, Kent Schwartz

Health Challenges in Midwestern ?Niche? Pork Production Systems [RIS]
Lori Layman, BS, Michael Yaeger, DVM, PhD, DACVP, Locke A. Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM

Swine Influenza Update [RIS]
Marie Gramer, DVM, PhD

Virus Sequencing and Emerging Diseases: PRRSV, PCV2, and Beyond [RIS]
Raymond R. R. Rowland, PhD; Ying Fang, PhD; Paula Schneider, MS; Eric Nelson, PhD

Maximizing Value with Submissions [RIS]
David H. Baum, DVM, PhD

Maximizing Value with Submissions [RIS]
David Striegel, DVM, PhD

Assessment of Boar Semen in the Transmission of Porcine Circovirus Type 2 [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM; Tanja Opriessnig, Dr med vet, PhD; Narinder Pal, PhD; and Pat Halbur, DVM, PhD; Chris Kuster, DVM, PhD; Sheela Ramamoorthy, DVM, PhD; and Xiang-Jin Meng, MD, PhD

PCVAD: Understanding Differences in Clinical Manifestations and Outcomes [RIS]
Tanja Opriessnig, Dr med vet, PhD; Darin Madson, DVM; Abby Patterson, DVM, MS; and Pat Halbur, DVM, PhD; Sheela Ramamoorthy, DVM, PhD; and Xiang-Jin Meng, MD, PhD

PCVAD Transmission Trials [RIS]
Mary Battrell, DVM, MS

Porcine Circovirus Associated Disease: A Practitioner?s Perspective on Clinical Observations and Control with Vaccination [RIS]
Mark Wagner, DVM

Actinobacillus suis: An Important Clinical Herd Problem [RIS]
Kelly F. Greiner, DVM

NT-MRSA in The Netherlands: Current Status and Research Plans [RIS]
P. van der Wolf, DVM, PhD, MSc, dipl. ECPHM

Zoonotic Diseases Associated with Swine [RIS]
Liz Wagstrom, DVM, MS, DACVPM

Salmonella Monitoring and Control in the European Union [RIS]
P. van der Wolf, DVM, PhD, MSc, dipl. ECPHM

An Insight into ?High Fever Syndrome of Swine? in 2006 and 2007 [RIS]
Jiancong Yao

Bottlenecks, Drought, and Oil Price Spikes: Impact on U.S. Ethanol and Agricultural Sectors [RIS]
Simla Tokgoz, PhD; Amani Elobeid, PhD; Jacinto Fabiosa, PhD; Dermot J. Hayes, PhD; Bruce A. Babcock, PhD; Tun-Hsiang (Edward) Yu, PhD; Fengxia Dong, PhD; and Chad E. Hart, PhD

Feed Contaminant Investigations: From the Common to Melamine [RIS]
Steve Ensley, DVM, PhD

Impact of Fibrous Coproducts from the Ethanol Industry on Pig Growth, Feed Efficiency, Health, and Carcass Characteristics [RIS]
Thomas E. Weber, MS, PhD; and Brian Kerr, MS, PhD

Costs of Swine Disease: Impacts of Feed Efficiency [RIS]
Derald Holtkamp, DVM, MS, Hans Rotto, DVM, MS, Steve Parker

Strategies for Disease Eradication [RIS]
Jerome O. Geiger, DVM, MS

Selecting and Implementing Eradication Strategies [RIS]
R. B. Baker, DVM, MS

Test Selection Criterion for Epidemiological Evaluations [RIS]
Abby Patterson, DVM, MS; Locke Karriker, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVPM; and Richard Evans, PhD

Truck Wash Practices and Salmonella Dispersion in Commercial Swine Production Systems [RIS]
Wondwossen A. Gebreyes, DVM, PhD, DACVPM, Paul M. Dorr, DVM, PhD

Biosecurity Risk Appraisal in Truck Washes [RIS]
Perry A. Harms, DVM, MS

The ?Big Pig? PRRSV Study: Lessons Learned [RIS]
R. M. Molina, R. R. R. Rowland, J. Christopher-Hennings and E. Nelson, J. Lunney, K.-J. Yoon, M. P. Murtaugh, W. Chittick, J. J. Zimmerman

Modeling the Impact of Air Transmission to Receptors in Localized Regions [RIS]
Steven J. Hoff, PhD, PE; and Jay D. Harmon, PhD, PE, Jeffrey J. Zimmerman, DVM, MS, PhD

Aerosol Transmission of PRRSV: What We Know and Think [RIS]
Scott A. Dee, Professor

PRRS Virus: Within-Herd Transmission Dynamics [RIS]
Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH, Diplomate ACVPM

Appendix: VDL Annual Overview and Annual Report Statistics 2006?2007 [RIS]

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Front matter: Contents, Welcome to the 16th Annual Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
John U. Thomson, Dean Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

Importance of U.S. Pork Exports and Foreign Animal Disease [RIS]
John D. Lawrence, PhD; and Dermot Hayes, PhD Department of Economics, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Emergency Response Capabilities for Foreign Animal Disease Introductions [RIS]
Patrick Webb, DVM, Director, Swine Health Programs National Pork Board

Porcine High Fever Disease in China: A Summary of an On-the-Ground Investigation into the Mortality Syndrome [RIS]
Rodney (Butch) Baker, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; Richard A. Hesse, MS, PhD Kansas State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS

Molecular Diagnostic Assays for Swine Bacterial Pathogens at the Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory [RIS]
Bruce Janke, DVM, PhD; Daniel Whitney; Curtis Thompson, MBA Nadine Naberhaus, BS, MT (ASCP); and Karen Harmon, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Computer Tools to Enhance Value of Antimicrobial Sensitivity Data [RIS]
Doug Powers, DVM Veterinary Care and Consultation, Partner of Four Star Veterinary Services Rushville, IN

Erysipelas: Condemnation and Outbreak Investigation [RIS]
Joseph Bender, BS; Joann Kinyon, MS; Kent Schwartz, DVM, MS; and Tanja Opriessnig, Dr med vet, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Infectious Disease Surveillance in Commercial Swine Populations Using Oral Fluids [RIS]
J. R. Prickett, Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; P. Hoffmann, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA Western Operations, Murphy-Brown LLC, Ames, IA; R. Main, Western Operations, Murphy-Brown LLC, Ames, IA; S. Sornsen, Pfizer Animal Health, Ames, IA; J. Johnson, Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; J. Zimmerman, Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Posterior Paresis: Differential Diagnosis and Interventions [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Re-emergence of Swine Dysentery: Implications for Control [RIS]
Robert D. Glock, DVM, PhD Arizona Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP): Applications [RIS]
Steve Ensley, DVM, PhD, Veterinary Toxicologist Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Use of Odds Ratios as a Field Diagnostic Tool [RIS]
Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH, Diplomate ACVPM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

ISU ELISA: Circovirus Vaccine Compliance Techniques [RIS]
John Johnson, DVM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Taking New Tools to the Field [RIS]
Locke Karriker, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Advances in Understanding PCV2 Infections [RIS]
Kenneth C. McCullough, PhD; and Artur Summerfield, DVM, PhD Institute of Virology and Immunoprophylaxis Mittelhausern, Switzerland; Steven Krakowka, DVM, PhD The Department of Veterinary Biosciences College of Veterinary Medicine The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; John A. Ellis, DVM, PhD Western College of Veterinary Medicine University of Saskatchewan, Canada; Joaquim Segales, DVM, PhD Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain; Gordon M. Allan, PhD Veterinary Sciences Division Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Belfast, Northern Ireland

Experimental Infections with PCV2a and PCV2b Subtypes [RIS]
P. C. Gauger, K. M. Lager, and A. L. Vincent Virus and Prion Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Ames, IA; T. Opriessnig Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; M. E. Kehrli, Jr. and A. K. Cheung Virus and Prion Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Ames, IA

PCV2 and Semen Contamination: Practical Implications [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM; Tanja Opriessnig, Dr med vet, PhD Abby Patterson, DVM, MS; Sheela Ramamoorthy, DVM, PhD Narinder Pal, PhD; and Patrick G. Halbur, DVM, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; Xiang-Jin Meng, MD, PhD Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA

Glycantype: A New Classification Scheme for PRRSV [RIS]
Matthew M. Erdman, DVM, PhD; Laura Kaniewski, MS; Mark Mogler, BS Ryan Vander Veen, BS; and D. L. Hank Harris, DVM, PhD Iowa State University, Ames, IA

ISU VDPAM Data Warehouse Development Objective [RIS]
Randy Berghefer, Information Technology Manager Joseph M. Garza, Systems Analyst I Neil P. Boyes, Systems Analyst I, and Kent J. Schwartz, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Computer-based Technologies for Educational Communications [RIS]
Colin D. Johnson, MS Iowa Pork Industry Center, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Economic and Risk Evaluations for Clinical Decision-making [RIS]
Derald Holtkamp, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Economic Evaluation Techniques to Support Health Recommendations [RIS]
William L. Hollis, DVM Carthage Veterinary Service, Ltd. Carthage, IL

Value, Strengths/Limitations of MIC Results in Clinical Practice [RIS]
Mike Apley, DVM, PhD, DACVCP Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Animal Welfare: A New Program Area at ISU-CVM [RIS]
Suzanne T. Millman, BSc (Agr), PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine Biomedical Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Use of Systematic Reviews to Inform Clinical Issues/Decisions [RIS]
Christa K. Irwin, DVM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Transportation Biosecurity Summit: What Do We Know and What Did We Learn? [RIS]
Lisa Becton, DVM National Pork Board

Practitioner Role in Transport Biosecurity [RIS]
Angela M. Delks, DVM Suidae Health and Production, Algona, IA

Disease Control in Contemporary Swine Populations: It?s More Than ?Bugs-n-Drugs? [RIS]
Jeffrey J. Zimmerman, DVM, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2009)

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Front / Contents [RIS]
Iowa State University Colleg of Veterinary Medicine

Welcome to the 17th Annual Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
John U. Thomson, Dean Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

Immunology Primer for Practitioners [RIS]
Chris Chase, DVM, PhD

Emerging International Health Threats for Pigs and People [RIS]
Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH, Diplomate ACVPM

The Importance of On-Farm Use of Animal Health Products to Exports of Red Meat from the United States [RIS]
K.R. Smith, BS, MS

An Overview of PRRS Elimination Best Practices in Breeding Herds [RIS]
Rodney B. Baker, DVM, MS

Starting Pigs 101 [RIS]
Daryl Olsen, DVM

Managing Fall-behind Pigs [RIS]
Luc Dufresne, DVM, Dipl AABP

Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Post-Weaned Pigs [RIS]
C.E. Wiedmeyer, DVM, PhD, DACVP; T.J. Fangman, DVM, MS, DABVP

Considerations and Case Studies Involving Slow Starting Pigs Post Weaning: A Practitioner Perspective [RIS]
Mark Wagner, DVM

Trends and Diagnostic Tips for Enteric Diseases [RIS]
G.W. Stevenson, Professor

Clostridial Diseases in Pigs [RIS]
Kent J. Schwartz

Diagnostic Update: Transmissible Gastroenteritis and Rotaviral Diarrhea [RIS]
B.H. Janke, DVM, PhD

Alternate Starter Diet Inclusions for Gut Health [RIS]
J.E. Pettigrew, PhD, and Yanhong Liu, MS

Disease Threats from Feral Swine: Call to Action [RIS]
David Schmitt, DVM

Environmental Survival of Influenza Virus: An Evidence-based Model [RIS]
Christa K. Irwin, DVM

Porcine Respiratory Disease Complex Trends and Diagnostics for Practitioners [RIS]
P.C. Gauger

Reproductive Effects of PCV2 Infection [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM, PhD and Tanja Opriessnig, Dr med vet, PhD

Castration Impacts, Controversies, and Solutions [RIS]
M. Hensch, BS; L.L. Layman, BS; A.K. Johnson, MS, PhD; L.A. Karriker, DVM, MS

Experience and Science in the Diagnosis and Management of Porcine Enteric Diseases [RIS]
D.J. Taylor

Application of Air Filtration Systems in Swine Operations [RIS]
Darwin L. Reicks, DVM

Update on 2009 Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Virus Infections of Swine [RIS]
Kelly M. Lager and Amy L. Vincent; Janice Zanella and Eraldo Zanella; Alessio Lorusso, Kay Faaberg, and Marcus E Kehrli, Jr.

Danish Experiences with Lawsonia intracellularis Eradication Programs [RIS]
B. Ellegaard; J. Szancer

Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae Eradication in a Large Breeding Herd [RIS]
James F. Lowe, DVM, MS

Emerging Euthanasia Technologies for Swine [RIS]
Jeff Hill

Danish Practice Experiences After National Withdrawal of Antimicrobial Growth Promoters (AGPs) in Pigs [RIS]
B. Ellegaard; J. Szancer

Pork Quality Assurance Plus™ Program [RIS]
Paul Sundberg, DVM, PhD

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Contents and front matter [RIS]
Program Committee

Welcome to the Eighteenth Annual Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
John U. Thomson, Dean

Porcine Rotavirus: New Twists or New Tests [RIS]
Jerry Torrison, DVM, PhD; Doug Marthaler, and Kurt Rossow, DVM, PhD

Primary Clostridial Infections in Pigs [RIS]
J. Glenn Songer, PhD

Model for Characterizing Oral Controlled Exposure in a Field Setting [RIS]
P. Arruda, B. Baker, K. Schwartz, K. Stalder, and A. Ramirez

Overview of Bone Physiology [RIS]
Jesse Goff, DVM, PhD

Rickets and the Diagnostic Dilemma [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM, PhD; Steve Ensley, DVM, PhD; and Kent Schwartz, DVM, MS

Mycotoxins: What We Learned This Year [RIS]
Steve Ensley, DVM, PhD

A Field Experience Implementing an Antibiotic-Free Program in a Commercial Production System [RIS]
R.G. Main; J. Stille, B. Borg and M. Hoogland; D. Tomky

Swine Influenza Virus: Emerging Understandings [RIS]
A.L. Vincent, A. Lorusso, and K.M. Lager; P.C. Gauger ; M.R. Gramer; J.R. Ciacci-Zanella

Troubleshooting Cases of CNS Disease [RIS]
Jerome C. Nietfeld, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP

Emergence of a New Type of Porcine Circovirus in Swine in Canada [RIS]
Carl A. Gagnon; Nedzad Music, Guy Fontaine, and Donald Tremblay; Josée Harel

NNT = Number Needed to Treat [RIS]
Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH, DACVPM

The Sufficient-Component Cause (SSC) Model of Disease Causation: Reminding Us Of What We Already Know [RIS]
A.M. O’Connor

Vaccine Usage in Practice [RIS]
M. Sprague, DVM

Antibiotic Resistance Linkage from Stable to Table [RIS]
H. Scott Hurd, DVM, PhD

Update on Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Pigs and Pork [RIS]
Liz Wagstrom, DVM, MS, DACVPM

Swine Practitioners and the Antimicrobial Resistance Issue [RIS]
J.T. Waddell, DVM

Producer Response to Antimicrobial Resistance [RIS]
C.J. Rowles

Systematic Approaches to Clinical Problems in Swine Medicine [RIS]
Steve Henry, DVM, Dipl ABVP

A Regional Outbreak of Tuberculosis in Swine at Harvest [RIS]
A.J. Lower, DVM; J.F. Lowe, DVM, MS

Clinical Assessment Tools for Practitioners [RIS]
L. A. Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM

Micro-Dissecting the Pathogenesis and Immune Response of PRRSV Infection Paves the Way for More Efficient PRRS Vaccines [RIS]
H.J. Nauwynck, M. Vanhee, H. Van Gorp, U. Karniychuk, M. Geldhof, A. Cao, and W. Van Breedam

Experiences at the ISU-VDL with the IDEXX PRRS X3 ELISA [RIS]
J.K. Johnson

Comprehensive and Integrated Swine Surveillance [RIS]
Paul Sundberg, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVPM

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories’ Role in Surveillance [RIS]
R.G. Main

Detection of Viral Pathogens of Swine Using Oral Fluid Samples [RIS]
JR Prickett, PhD; J Zimmerman, DVM, PhD; and J Johnson, DVM

Research Progress from the PRRS CAP [RIS]
R.R. R Rowland, PRRS CAP Director

African Swine Fever and Other Global Threats [RIS]
Patrick Webb, DVM

West Michigan PRRS–ARC Project [RIS]
James A. Kober, DVM, MS, Diplomate, ABVP-SHM

Western Illinois Tri-County (Hancock, Adams, and McDonough) PRRS Area Regional Control and Elimination Project [RIS]
D.M. Classen, DVM; J.F. Connor, DVM; J.F. Lowe, DVM, MS; S.A. Krantz, DVM; and L.L. Greiner, PhD

Area Control of PRRS in Pennsylvania: Delineating Different Strategies for Different Geographic Regions [RIS]
Thomas D. Parsons, VMD, PhD; Andrew Stas, and Tak Niino

Development of a Model for Regional Control and Elimination for PRRS Virus in Iowa [RIS]
Derald J. Holtkamp, DVM, MS; Tiffany K. Yoder, MS; Rodney (Butch) Baker, DVM, MS; and James McKean, DVM, MS, JD

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Welcome to the Nineteenth Annual Swine Disease Conference at Iowa State University! [RIS]
Lisa K. Nolan, DVM, PhD Dr. Stephen G. Juelsgaard Dean of Veterinary Medicine

Contents (ISU 2011 Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners) [RIS]
Conference Planning Committee

Swine Influenza Virus: Epidemiology and Vaccine Concerns [RIS]
P.C. Gauger, DVM, MS National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Ames, Iowa, and Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; A.L. Vincent, DVM, MS, PhD National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Ames, Iowa

Influenza A Virus Infections in Swine: Optimizing Diagnostic Efforts [RIS]
Bruce H. Janke, DVM, PhD Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Brachyspira Colitis-Re-emergence of Swine Dysentery? [RIS]
Eric Burrough, DVM, PhD; Darin Madson, DVM, PhD; and Kent Schwartz, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

MRSA-Occupational Hazard or Transient Carriage in U.S. Pork Producers? [RIS]
T. Frana, DVM, MS, MPH, PhD, ACVPM, ACVM; A. Beahm, BS; L. Layman, MS;; J. Kinyon, BS, MS, MT, ASCP; L. Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM; and; A. Ramirez, DVM, MPH, PhD, DACVPM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames Iowa

MRSA Experiences in The Netherlands- Emerging Animal and Human Issues [RIS]
Peter van der Wolf, DVM, PhD, MSc, Diplomate ECPHM Animal Health Service, Pig Health Department, Deventer, The Netherlands

African Swine Fever-An Emerging Worldwide Scourge? [RIS]
D.G. Pyburn, DVM USDA APHIS VS, Swine Health Programs, Des Moines, Iowa

Clostridium difficile Infection: What Does It Mean to Pig and Human Health? [RIS]
Paulo H.E. Arruda, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Eric Rowe, DVM, PhD Department of Biomedical Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Alejandro Ramirez, DVM, MPH, PhD, Diplomate ACVPM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Glenn Songer, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine and Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventative Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Darin M. Madson, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVPM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Meeting Consumer/Retail Quality Demands-A Packer Perspective [RIS]
Kellye Pfalzgraf, DVM Office of Animal Well-Being, Tyson Foods Inc., Springdale, Arkansas

Obvious-and Not-So-Obvious-Challenges Associated with the Adoption of New Ingredients in Swine Feeding Programs [RIS]
John F. Patience, BS, MS, PhD Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Vitamin D in Growing Pigs-Issues, Mechanisms, and Research [RIS]
M.L. Potter, DVM, PhD; S.C. Henry, DVM, Diplomate ABVP; and L.M. Tokach, DVM, Diplomate ABVP Abilene Animal Hospital, PA, Abilene, Kansas

Vitamin D: Current Observations from the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM, PhD; and Jessica Abbott, BS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Practitioner Perspectives on Vitamin D Issues [RIS]
Jeff Blythe, DVM Orange City Veterinary Clinic, Orange City, Iowa

Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae: A Brief Review with an Emphasis on Elimination [RIS]
R.B. Baker, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostics and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Circovirus Type 2 Vaccination in Commercial Sow Farms in a Production System [RIS]
Deborah Murray, DVM New Fashion Pork, Jackson, Minnesota

Behavior of the Sick Pig-Does It Matter in Treatment Protocols? [RIS]
Suzanne T. Millman, PhD Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Animal Welfare from a Veterinarian's Perspective [RIS]
Timothy E. Blackwell, DVM RR# 4, Belwood, Ontario N0B 1J0, Canada

Euthanasia Update: Tools, Techniques, and Training [RIS]
Suzanne T. Millman, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

The Netherlands/EU: New Approaches to Food Animal Medicine and Antimicrobial Reductions [RIS]
Peter van der Wolf, DVM, PhD, MSc, Diplomate ECPHM Animal Health Service, Pig Health Department, Deventer, The Netherlands

Iowa County PRRS Project: What Have We Learned? [RIS]
Keith Aljets, DVM Veterinary Medical Center, Williamsburg, Iowa

What Does PRRS Really Cost the U.S. Swine Industry? [RIS]
Derald Holtkamp, DMV, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; James Kliebenstein, PhD Department of Economics, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Jeff Zimmerman, DVM, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Eric Neumann, DVM, MS Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand; Hans Rotto, PhD Innovative Agricultural Solutions, Ames, Iowa; Tiffany Yoder, MS; and Chong Wang, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Paul Yeske, DVM, MS Swine Veterinary Center, St. Peter, Minnesota; Chris Mowrer; Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Charles Haley, DVM, PhD United States Department of Agriculture, Fort Collins, Colorado

Diagnostic Performance of the New PRRS ELISA for Oral Fluid Samples [RIS]
A. Kittawornrat, DVM, MS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; C. Wang, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, and Department of Statistics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Y. Panyasin, DVM, MS; J.K. Johnson, DVM; and R. Main, DVM, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; R. Rowland, DVM, PhD Department of Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas; J. Zimmerman, DVM, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Oral Fluids as an Alternative Technology in Practice [RIS]
Gordon Spronk, DVM; Joel Nerem, DVM; Dan Hanson, BS; Spencer Wayne, DVM, PhD; and Scott Dee, DVM, PhD Pipestone Veterinary Clinic, Pipestone, Minnesota

Sow Longevity-How to Measure Its Importance [RIS]
K.J. Stalder, BS, MS, PhD Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; C.E. Abell, BS, MS Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; L.A. Karriker, BS, MS, DVM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Johnson, BS, MS, PhD Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Millman, BS, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Detection of Lameness in Swine [RIS]
M.D. Pairis, BS Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; L.A. Karriker, DVM, MS; and J.F. Coetzee, BVSc, Cert CHP, PhD, DACVCP, MRCVS Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; K.J. Stalder, BS, PhD; and A.K. Johnson, BS, PhD Department of Animal Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; S.T. Millman, BS, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

The Diagnosis of Infectious Arthritis in Swine [RIS]
Greg Stevenson, DVM, MS, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Grow-Finish Lameness Diagnostic and Intervention Challenges [RIS]
Marlin Hoogland, DVM Murphy-Brown West LLC, Ames, Iowa; Hans Rotto, DVM, MS Innovative Agriculture Solutions LLC, Ames, Iowa

The Swine Medicine Education Center- What Can It Mean to Your Practice? [RIS]
Josh Ellingson, DVM Audubon Manning Veterinary Clinic, Audubon, Iowa; Locke Karriker, DVM, MS, ACVPM Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Jason Hocker, DVM, MS Audubon Manning Veterinary Clinic, Audubon, Iowa; Pat Halbur, DVM, MS, PhD Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa; Daryl Olsen, DVM Audubon Manning Veterinary Clinic, Audubon, Iowa; ;

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2012)

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Welcome to the Twentieth Annual Swine Disease Conference at Iowa State University! [RIS]
Lisa K. Nolan, DVM, PhD

Production System Options to Gestation Stalls [RIS]
H.W. Gonyou, PhD, MS, BS; F.C. Rioja-Lang, PhD

Practitioner Experiences with the Transition from Gestation Stalls to Pens [RIS]
Brad Leuwerke, DVM, MS

Transition of Breeding Herd Production to Pen Systems:Cost/Facility Experiences [RIS]
Peter Juul Kristensen

Impact of Stall-to-Pen Transition on Production Records [RIS]
Mark Rix, B.S. and Ron Ketchem, B.S.

Diagnostic Considerations in Postweaning Enteric Disease Detection and Diagnosis [RIS]
P.C. Gauger, DVM, MS, PhD

Brachyspira-Associated Colitis—Update and Review [RIS]
Eric R. Burrough, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP

Brachyspira Detection in Breeding Herds [RIS]
J.S. Pittman, DVM, Diplomate ABVP; J.W. Duff, BS

Salmonella Diagnostics and Interpretation: What Does It All Mean? [RIS]
Kent Schwartz, BS, DVM, MS

Rotavirus Coinfection: Diagnostic Overview [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM, PhD, DACVP; Hai Hoang, DVM, MS; Paula Arruda, DVM, MS; Greg Stevenson, DVM, PhD, DACVP; and Kyoung-Jin Yoon, DVM, PhD, DACVM

Rotavirus Type B + C Coinfections: A Practitioner’s Perspective [RIS]
Doug Groth, DVM

Advancements in Genetic Resistance to PRRS [RIS]
Jack Dekkers and Nick Boddicker; Graham Plastow; Bob Rowland; John Harding; Joan Lunney; Bob Kemp

Thiamine-Responsive Neurological Disorder of Swine [RIS]
S.D. Hough, DVM; C.S. Goh, DVM; and S.H. Jennings, DVM

Swine Teaching Update [RIS]
Josh Ellingson, DVM; Locke Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM

Swine Oral Fluid Diagnostics Update [RIS]
C. Olsen, L. Karriker, K. Harmon, S. Jones, A. Kittawornrat, R. Main, J. Coetzee, A. Meiszberg, Y. Panyasing, and J. Zimmerman; C. Wang; B. Binjawadagi and G. Renukaradhya; J. Christopher-Hennings and E. Nelson; K. Doolittle; A. Kurtz, E. Kurtz, and C. Rademacher; S. Lizano; T. Otterson; R. Rauh; R. Shah

Advances in Gas Euthanasia Techniques and Equipment [RIS]
Larry Sadler, MS; Suzanne Millman, PhD

Current Antimicrobial Use and Resistance Issues in the European Union—Reality and Resolution? [RIS]
David G. S. Burch, B Vet Med, Dipl. ECPHM, FRCVS

The Science and Politics of U.S. Antimicrobial Restrictions: A Beltway View [RIS]
Harry Snelson, DVM

Influences on Effective Antimicrobial Dosing [RIS]
Locke A. Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM; and Joshua Ellingson, DVM; Johann Coetzee, BVSc, Cert CHP, PhD, DACVCP

Analytical Tools for Prudent and Effective Drug Use [RIS]
Johann Coetzee, BVSc, Cert CPH, PhD, DACVCP, MRCVS; Locke A. Karriker, DVM, MS, ACVPM; and Joshua Ellingson, DVM

Teschen Disease on the Island of Hispaniola [RIS]
D.G. Pyburn, DVM; M.Y. Deng, DVM, MS, PhD

Impact of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) on Production [RIS]
Jason Kelly, DVM; Cary Sexton, DVM

Detection/Interpretation of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae Antibodies [RIS]
M. Gottschalk, DVM, PhD

Trends, Technologies, Needs, and Opportunities at the ISU-VDL [RIS]
R.G. Main, DVM, PhD

Serology Interpretations—Top 10 Pitfalls in Practice [RIS]
John Johnson, DVM

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2013)

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Welcome to the Twenty-first Annual Swine Disease Conference at Iowa State University! [RIS]
Lisa K. Nolan, DVM, PhD; Dr. Stephen G. Juelsgaard

Brachyspira Infections—Diagnostics and Clinical Considerations [RIS]
Eric R. Burrough, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVP

Swine Influenza Virus Vaccine Research and Technology: What Does the Future Hold and What Are Our Next Steps? [RIS]
Marcus E. Kehrli, Jr., DVM, PhD; Amy L. Vincent, DVM, PhD, Crystal L. Loving, PhD, Kelly M. Lager, DVM, PhD

Viral Myelitis: Pathology, Diagnosis, and Sampling [RIS]
P. Arruda, DVM, MS, K. Schwartz, BS, DVM, MS

Viral Induced Myelitis—A Practitioner’s View [RIS]
Grant Allison, DVM

Porcine Circovirus Type 2—Importance of Genetic Shifts in Relationship to Pathogenicity [RIS]
Tanja Opriessnig, Dr Med Vet, PhD; Patrick G. Halbur, DVM, MS, PhD

Practitioner Role in Emerging Diseases Identification and Epidemiology [RIS]
Dr. David Schmitt

Practitioner’s View of How Veterinarians and the Industry Can Better Manage Emerging Diseases [RIS]
Joseph F. Connor, DVM, MS

PEDV’s Emergence in the United States: Events, Observations, and Opportunities [RIS]
Rodger Main, DVM, PhD; Eric Burrough, DVM, PhD; Vickie Cooper, DVM, MS; Phil Gauger, DVM, PhD; Karen Harmon, MS, PhD; Hai Hoang, DVM; John Johnson, DVM; Erin Kalkworf, BS; Darin Madson, DVM, PhD; Kate Mueller, DVM; Angela Pillatzki, DVM, MS; Kent Schwartz, DVM, MS; Wendy Stensland, BS; Greg Stevenson, DVM, PhD; Dong Sun, DVM, MS; Kyoung-Jin Yoon, DVM, PhD; Jianqiang Zhang, MD, PhD

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea—Diagnostics and Testing Methodologies [RIS]
Greg Stevenson

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) Virus Update [RIS]
Dr. Lisa Becton (Dr. Paul Sundberg, Presentor)

External Biosecurity Steps to Control PED Spread [RIS]
Daryl Olsen, DVM

Within System Biosecurity—What to Remember [RIS]
Ian Levis, DVM

Truck Washes— Friends or Foes? [RIS]
Joel Nerem, DVM

Disinfection Effectiveness against PRRSV and TGEV; under Trailer Conditions [RIS]
Peter Schneider, DVM; Derald Holtkamp, DVM, MS; Alex Ramirez, DVM, PhD; Jianqiang Zhang, PhD

PED Control/Eradication Efforts, Experiences in China [RIS]
Jerome O. Geiger

The Evolving Antimicrobial Regulatory Environment — Practitioner Concerns [RIS]
Michael Apley, DVM, PhD

Impact of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome; on Antimicrobial Pharmaceuticals [RIS]
Locke Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM; Deanne Day, BS; Joel Sparks, BS; and; Josh Ellingson, DVM, MS; Johann Coetzee, BVSc, Cert CHP, PhD, DACVCP; Larry Wulf, Ph.D; Jianqiang Zhang, Ph.D; Joann Kinyon, MS; and Matt Stock, DVM

Schultz Lecture: Variation in Search of a Theme: The Extraordinary Diversity; of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus [RIS]
W.W. Laegreid; M. Pires-Alves; H.L. Vu and F.A. Osorio

Clinician’s Perspective on PRRS [RIS]
Steve Henry, DVM, DABVP

Impacts of First Pulls on Finisher Health [RIS]
Jeremy S Pittman, DVM, DABVP

Biosecurity Realties at the Abattoir [RIS]
Paul Yeske, DVM, MS

Characterization of Fallback Pigs [RIS]
Chad Pilcher, Ph.D. Candidate

Pig Care—Reducing “Fall Behinds” [RIS]
Paul J. Armbrecht, DVM

Grow-Finish Lameness—What to Remember [RIS]
Darin Madson, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Successful SARS-CoV Replicon Vaccine Development: A Case Study in Support of a PEDV Replicon Vaccine [RIS]
Kurt I. Kamrud, Jeanne M. Dudek, Max Custer, Bolyn Hubby, Laura Copp, Whitney Ellis, Harold Alterson, Jonathan F. Smith; AlphaVax, Inc.; Nutan Mytle, Colleen Jonsson

Pig Production in China—What Should We Know? [RIS]
Jerome O. Geiger, DVM, MS

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2014)

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Contents, Tributes, Welcome, Program [RIS]
Pat Halbur, Lisa K. Nolan, et al.

Emerging Coronaviruses in U.S. Swine: Implications and Improvements at the ISU VDL [RIS]
R. Main; K. Mueller; K. Woodard

Maximizing Interpretation of Diagnostic Assays [RIS]
Eric R. Burrough

Oral Fluids—Where We Are Headed [RIS]
Jeff Zimmerman

Import Restrictions—New Zealand’s Perspective [RIS]
E. J. Neumann

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus: Antibody-based Test Development [RIS]
L.G. Giménez-Lirola; D. Baum; L. Bower; Q. Chen; S. Dong; J.K. Johnson; E. Kalkwarf; D. Madson; R. Magtoto; K.J. Yoon; J.Q. Zhang; J.J. Zimmerman; R. Main

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea: Pathogenesis and Viremia in Weaned and Neonatal Pigs [RIS]
Magstadt D; Madson D; Arruda P; Hoang H; Sun D; Bower L; Bhandari M; Burrough E; Gauger P; Pillatzki A; Stevenson G; Wilberts B; Brodie J; Harmon K; Chong W; Main R; Zhang J; Yoon K

Field Experiences Using Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) Vaccine in Herds Experiencing Endemic Disease [RIS]
Pete Thomas

Methods for Inactivating PEDV in Hog Trailers [RIS]
Paul Thomas; L. A. Karriker; A. Ramirez; J. Zhang; J. S. Ellingson; D. J. Holtkamp

The Science of Feedback [RIS]
K. J. Schwartz

State Vet Perspective/Regulations on PED [RIS]
Dave Schmitt

Hog and Pork Market Situation and Outlook: How Is PEDv Impacting Hog Markets? [RIS]
Lee L. Schulz

The Changing Face of Influenza A Viruses in Swine (IAV-S)— A look at the ISU-VDL USDA IAV-S Surveillance Data [RIS]
P. C. Gauger; K.M. Harmon; J. Zhang

Roy Schultz Lecture: How Much Testing Is Really Needed to Formulate a Diagnosis? [RIS]
E. J. Neumann

Group Housing and 40 P/S/Y: Friends or Foes? [RIS]
Larry L. Coleman

Systematic Investigation of Porcine Circovirus and Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae Control in the Maschhoffs Wean-to-Market Production System [RIS]
M. Hensch; D. King; K. Schwartz; C. Johnson; J. Waddell; E. Schlueter; J. Graham

The Future of Emerging Diseases in Swine—PED and the Viral Matrix [RIS]
H. Snelson

NPB/NPPC/IPPA—How These Organizations Support the Industry— How Can You Get Involved? [RIS]
C. J. Rowles

What We Know and Don't Know About Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus [RIS]
Derald Holtkamp and Chris Mowrer

SE Iowa PRRS Project—Are We Making Progress? [RIS]
Dr. Jim Branstad

Updates on Clostridium difficile in Piglets [RIS]
Dr. Paulo Arruda; Darin Madson; Alex Ramirez; Eric Rowe

Implications of Early Post-weaning Management on Subsequent Performance of Piglets [RIS]
Mark J. Bertram

Early Pig Care—A Veterinarian's Perspective [RIS]
C. S. Schmitt

Pharmacokinetics and Efficacy of NSAIDs in Swine [RIS]
L. A. Karriker

Translactational Analgesia Technology for Use at Piglet Processing [RIS]
J. L. Bates; L. A. Karriker; M. L. Stock; K. M. Pertzborn; L. G. Baldwin; L. W. Wulf; C. J. Lee; C. Wang; J. F. Coetzee

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2015)

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Welcome to the 2015 ISU James D. McKean Swine Disease Conference [RIS]

New Tools for Monitoring the Health Status of Swine Herds [RIS]
R Main, J Bjustrom-Kraft, B Crim, E Lowe, Z Whedbee, E Mondaca, K Mueller, D Polson, B Martínez-López

PRRSv: Challenges and Opportunities for Controlling Infectionn in Breeding Herds [RIS]
DCL Linhares, DJ Holtkamp

Iowa Select Farms’ Approach to Reducing the Impact of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae [RIS]
WS Brown, MBA, DVM

FDA Guidance on Judicious Use of Antibiotics [RIS]
L Wagstrom, DVM, MS

U.S. Pork Industry Preparedness: Swine Health Information Center Update [RIS]
P Sundberg, DVM, PhD, DACVPM

Antibiotic Regulations in -- Veterinarian Perspective [RIS]
JMJ Agerley, DVM

Update on PEDV Inactivation on Swine Trailers [RIS]
DJ Holtkamp, DVM, MS; KL Gerardy; PR Thomas, DVM, MS; LA Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM; A Ramirez, DVM, MPH, PhD, DACVPM; J Zhang, MD, MS, PhD; C Wang, PhD

Understanding PEDV Shedding and Antibody Kinetics Will Aid in Implementing Effective Gilt Acclimatization Procedures [RIS]
J Bjustrom-Kraft, K Woodard, L Giménez-Lirola, M Rotolo, C Wang, P Lasley, Q Chen, J Zhang, D Baum, P Gauger, KJ Yoon, J Zimmerman, R Main

Evaluation of the Effects of PEDv Vaccine on PEDv Naïve and Previously PEDv-Exposed Sows in a Challenge Model Comparing Immune Response and Preweaning Mortality [RIS]
TJ Schwartz, CJ Rademacher

Lactogenic Protection against Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus in Piglets Following Homologous Challenge [RIS]
AC Schelkopf, DR Magstadt, BL Arruda, PHE Arruda, JJ Zimmerman, T Wetzell, SA Dee, DM Madson

Characterization of Pathogenicity and Cross-protective Immunity of U.S. PEDVs [RIS]
J Zhang, MD, PhD; Q Chen, DVM, MS; J Thomas, BS; P Gauger, DVM, PhD

Effects of PEDV Passive Antibody on Disease and the Neonatal Immune Response [RIS]
L Giménez-Lirola, K Poonsuk, J Zhang, P Arruda, Q Chen, L Correa da Silva Carrion, R Magtoto, P Piñeyro, L Sarmento, D Madson, J Johnson, C Wang, KJ Yoon, J Zimmerman, R Main

Common Swine Industry Audit -- Here’s What Is Coming [RIS]
C Rademacher

Euthanasia Update: Experiences with Non-Penetrating Captive Bolt [RIS]
K Dion, DVM

Overview of Recent FMD Outbreaks and Control Efforts in Korea [RIS]
WH Lee, DVM, PhD; JK Yeh, DVM, PhD

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Lessons Learned [RIS]
Y Sato, DVM, MS, DACPV; EN Gingerich, DVM, DACPV; JA Roth, DVM, MS, PhD

Pathogenesis and Transmission Studies: Non-swine Influenza A Viruses in the Swine Host [RIS]
EJ Abente, DS Rajao, P Kitikoon, TK Anderson, KM Lager, PC Gauger, Amy L. Vincent

State Vet Update: Secure Pork Supply (no paper) [RIS]
Dr. D Schmitt

Porcine Congenital Tremors: Identification of a Novel Swine Virus and Successful Reproduction of Clinical Disease [RIS]
D Magstadt, B Arruda, P Arruda, K Schwartz, T Dohlman, J Schleining, A Patterson, C Visek, J Victoria

Epidemic Transient Neonatal Losses in Brazil and Senecavirus A [RIS]
D Linhares

Seneca Valley Virus: A Case Review in Finishing Pigs [RIS]
AJ Smit

Senecavirus A Outbreak in a Sow Herd: Case Study [RIS]
AJ Lower, DVM

Ear Necrosis: Decoding the Enigma Using Novel Techniques [RIS]
BL Arruda, DVM, PhD

Developing Sampling Guidelines for Oral Fluid-Based PRRSV Surveillance [RIS]
M Rotolo, Giménez-Lirola, Y Sun, S Abate, C WanD Baum, P Gauger, M Hoogland, R Main, J Zimmerman

Residue Depletion Profile of Ampicillin Trihydrate in Cull Sows [RIS]
C Mainquist-Whigham, LA Karriker, JL Bates, R Gehring, JF Coetzee

PRRS, SVA, Emerging and Transboundary Diseases -- Systematically Investigating Swine Disease Outbreaks with the Outbreak Investigation Program [RIS]
A Canon, DVM, MPH; K Gerardy, BS; C Mowrer, BS; L Karriker, DVM, MS, DACVPM; D Holtkamp, DVM, MS

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2016)

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Welcome to the 2016 ISU James D. McKean Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
Lisa K. Nolan

Schedule of Events [RIS]

Science with Practice Awards [RIS]

Improving Tools for Submitting Samples and Receiving Diagnostic Results [RIS]
R. Main, S. Adhikari, R. Berghefer, B. Crim, J. Bjustrom-Kraft, D. Patanroi, and K. Woodard

State Veterinarian Update [RIS]
D. Schmitt

The Latest on Interpretation and Implementation of the VFD [RIS]
Liz Wagstrom

Management Solutions for Veterinary Feed Directives and Prescriptions [RIS]
J.T. Holck

Implementation of New Guidelines: An Auditor’s Perspective [RIS]
Jeff Verzal

2016 Hurd/McKean Lecture: Antimicrobial Data Collection: What Is Being Done and Future Steps [RIS]
Peter Davies

New Tools and Techniques: The Swine Medicine Education Center at Iowa State University [RIS]
J. Brown, P. Canning, A. Forseth, K. Skoland, J. Ellingson, P. Thomas, and L. Karriker

Field Experiences with Interventions for Rotavirus Control [RIS]
Jeremy S. Pittman

Feed Biosecurity Update [RIS]
J.T. Gebhardt, R.A. Cochrane, L.L. Schumacher, A.R. Huss, C.K. Jones, J.C. Woodworth, C.R. Stark, and S.S. Dritz

Rapid Response Program for Epidemiological Investigations [RIS]
D.J. Holtkamp, D. Linhares, and P. Sundberg

Sow Prolapse Syndrome [RIS]
Jeremy S. Pittman

Recent Field Experiences with Swine Mycoplasmas [RIS]
Maria Jose Clavijo

Senecavirus A Update: What Have We Learned Over the Past 18 Months? [RIS]
Chris Rademacher; Daniel Linhares; Pablo Piñeyro; and Luis Gimenez-Lirola

Iowa Swine Welfare School: Tier One – On-farm Euthanasia for Producers [RIS]
A.K. Johnson, J.W. Ross, S. Azarpajouh, and S.T. Millman

Improvest Update [RIS]
Mark J. Bertram

2016 Roy Schultz Lecture: Will the PRRSV Vaccines Ever Achieve Broader Antigenic Coverage? [RIS]
Fernando A. Osorio

Factors Associated with Shorter Time-to-Stabilityand Time-to-Baseline-Production [RIS]
Daniel C.L. Linhares

PRRSV Surveillance in Growing Pig Populations [RIS]
M. Rotolo; Y. Sun; C. Wang; M. Haddad; S. Bade; D. Baum; P. Gauger; K. Harmon; R. Main; and J. Zimmerman

Controlling Recombination: How Gene Editing May Impact Pig Breeding [RIS]
Bill Christianson and Jean Paul Cano

Swine Health Information Center 2016 Progress [RIS]
P. SundbergM

Administration of Water-Soluble Antimicrobials: Variation in Water Disappearance [RIS]
P. Canning; K. Skoland; J. Bates; S. Rajewski; J. Coetzee; A. Ramirez; and L. KarrikerM

Refinement of Antemortem Joint Fluid and Urine Collection Techniques Including Consideration of Field Anesthesia Protocols [RIS]
M. Breuer; J. Brown; P. Canning; A. Forseth; M. Nickel; K. O’Brien; K. Skoland; V. Thompson; R. Warner; and L.A. Karriker

Porcine Parainfluenza Virus Type 1 (PPIV-1) Disease, Diagnostics, and Clinical Significance [RIS]
P.C. Gauger, S. Lin, S. Bade, J. Park, K. Harmon, J. Zhang, and P.E. Piñeyro

Porcine Circovirus (PCV) as Delivery Virus Vector to Express Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) Epitopes [RIS]
P.E. Piñeyro, S.P. Kenney, L.G. Giménez-Lirola, T. Opriessnig, S. Matzinger, D. Tian, C.L. Heffron, and X.J. Meng

What’s New with PCV2? [RIS]
D. Madson and E. Chalupsky

Increased Frequency of Isolation of Multi-drug Resistant Salmonella 1,4,[5],12:i:- from Swine with Histologic Lesions Consistent with Salmonellosis [RIS]
A. Krull; A. Kreuder; B. Arruda; E. Burrough; K. Schwartz; and O. Sahin

Identification of a Divergent Strain of Sapelovirus A Associated with a Severe Polioencephalomyelitis Outbreak in U.S. Swine [RIS]
Paulo Arruda, Kent Schwartz, Bailey Arruda, Albert Rovira, Fabio Vannucci, Talita Resende, Jerome Nietfeld, Paul Sundberg, and Ben Hause

ISU Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners (2017)

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Welcome to the 2017 ISU James D. McKean Swine Disease Conference [RIS]
Pat Halbur

Investing Today for a Better Tomorrow [RIS]
R.G. Main and P.G. Halbur

State Veterinarian Update [RIS]
Dr. Dave Schmitt, State Veterinarian; and Lourdes Maldonado-Galarza, DVM, JD

VFD Compliance Update/Drug Residue Prevention [RIS]
Jeff Verzal, Compliance Investigator

Swine Health Information Center Update [RIS]
Paul Sundberg, DVM, PhD, DACVPM

Intentional Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae Exposure [RIS]
P. Yeske

Lessons Learned with ABF Production [RIS]
Marlin Hoogland, DVM, Midwest Finishing Veterinarian

Lessons Learned with ABF Production [RIS]
Deborah Murray, DVM, Veterinary Services Manager

Lessons Learned with ABF Production [RIS]
Kurt Van Hulzen, DVM

A Brief Experience from the Middle Kingdom [RIS]
John R. Kolb, DVM, Dipl APVP-SHM

Influenza Prevalence in Piglets at Weaning and Its Effect on Infection Dynamics and Clinical Disease after Weaning [RIS]
Montserrat Torremorell, Fabian Chamba, and Marie Culhane

Influenza A Virus Update in Swine [RIS]
P.C. Gauger, M.A. Zeller, K.M. Harmon, and J. Zhang

Processing Fluids for Detection of PRRS Activity in Neonates [RIS]
Will A. Lopez, DVM; Jeffrey J. Zimmerman, DVM, PhD, ACVPM; Jose Angulo, DVM; and Daniel C. L. Linhares, DVM, MBA, PhD

Maximizing Herd Sensitivity to Detect PRRSV in Due-to-Wean Pigs Using Family Oral Fluids Sampling [RIS]
Marcelo Almeida, DVM, MS; Jeff Zimmerman, DVM, PhD, ACVPM; Derald Holtkamp, DVM, MS; Chris Rademacher, DVM; and Daniel Linhares, DVM, MBA, PhD

Processing Fluids, Blood Serum, and Tail Blood Swabs to Detect PRRSV RNA and PCV2 DNA by PCR-Based Assays [RIS]
Will A. Lopez, DVM; and Daniel C. L. Linhares, DVM, MBA, PhD

Assessment of Production Impact Following Attenuated PRRS Virus Vaccination in Endemically Infected Breeding Herds [RIS]
Sam Baker; and Daniel C.L. Linhares, DVM, MBA, PhD

PRRSV Monitoring at the Abattoir Using Oral Fluids [RIS]
Marcelo Almeida, DVM, MS; Jeff Zimmerman, DVM, PhD, ACVPM; and Daniel Linhares, DVM, MBA, PhD

Experiences with Positive Pressure Air Filtration in a Large Production System [RIS]
Pete Thomas, DVM, MS

Global Protein Outlook [RIS]
Brett Stuart, President

Secure Pork Supply Update [RIS]
Patrick Webb, BS, DVM

Analysis of Semen from Studs and Interventions [RIS]
Darwin L. Reicks

Efficacy of Sub-Therapeutic Antibiotic Alternatives [RIS]
N.K. Gabler,1 A. Ramirez,2 and W.P. Schweer

Risk Assessments of Livestock Antibiotic Use on Resistance in Humans [RIS]
Lis Alban,1,2 Margit Andreasen,3 Jan Dahl,1 and Johanne Ellis-Iversen

Applications of NGS Technology: Detection vs. Disease Discovery [RIS]
Eric R. Burrough, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVP

What Happens When M. hyopneumoniae Enters a Herd? Longitudinal Assessment of M. hyopneumoniae Natural Infection in Gilts [RIS]
C. Johnson,1 A. Farkas,1 J.P. Cano,2 and M.J. Clavijo

Trust but Verify . . . The Value of Risk Assessments and Investigations [RIS]
W. Shamus Brown, DVM, MBA

Update on Ionophore Toxicity and Investigating Feed-Related Issues [RIS]
S.L. Radke, DVM

Serology Overview [RIS]
D.H. Baum, DVM, PhD; L.G. Gimenez-Lirola, PhD; J.J. Zimmerman, DVM, PhD; and R.G. Main, DVM, PhD

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