• 1 Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Rev. - Off. Int. Epizoot., 1999 Apr;18(1):47-51.
PMID: 10190203


Besides response and recovery, prevention and preparedness are the two critical components of any contingency plan. The author discusses the various elements which must be present in the prevention and preparedness plan of countries in Asia. As the continent has such diverse peoples and veterinary infrastructures, the actual plan may vary from one country to another, but must incorporate those elements which are crucial to ensure the success of the preparedness plan.

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