Free access
Issue
Vet. Res.
Volume 33, Number 4, July-August 2002
Page(s) 335 - 357
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/vetres:2002021
How to cite this article Vet. Res. (2002) 335-357
  1. Arendt J., Étude rétrospective des résultats de l'examen bactériologique et du comptage cellulaire du lait de quartier prélevés au cours des opérations de dépistage des mammites bovines subcliniques chez les exploitants fournisseurs de lait aux laiteries, dans la zone d'activité du comité provincial de la qualité du lait et de la crème de la province de Luxembourg, Mémoire DES en zootechnie, Université de Liège, Faculté de Médecine vétérinaire, 1997.
  2. Barkema H.W., Schukken Y.H., Lam T.J.G.M., Galligan D.T., Beiboer M.L., Brand A., Estimation of interdependence among quarters of the bovine udder with subclinical mastitis and implications for analysis, J. Dairy Sci. 80 (1997) 1592-1599 [PubMed].
  3. Barkema H.W., Van Der Schans J., Schukken Y.H., De Gee A.L.W., Lam T.J.G.M., Benedictus G., Effect of freezing on somatic cell count of quarter milk samples as determined by a Fossomatic electronic cell counter, J. Dairy Sci. 80 (1997) 422-426 [PubMed].
  4. Bremel R.D., Schultz L.H., Gabler F.R., Peters J., Estimating somatic cells in milk samples by the membrane-filter-DNA procedure, J. Food. Prot. 40 (1977) 32-38.
  5. Brolund L., Cell counts in bovine milk - causes of variation and applicability for diagnosis of subclinical mastitis, Acta Vet. Scand. Suppl. 80 (1985) 1-123 [PubMed].
  6. Brooks B.W., Barnum D.A., Meek A.H., An observational study of Corynebacterium bovis in selected Ontario dairy herds, Can. J. Comp. Med. 47 (1983) 73-78 [PubMed].
  7. Buelow K.L., Goodger W.J., Collins M.T., Clayton M.K., Nordlund K.V., Thomas C.B., A model to determine sampling strategies and milk inoculum volume for detection of intramammary Staphylococcus aureus infections in dairy cattle by bacteriological culture, Prev. Vet. Med. 25 (1996) 343-355 [CrossRef].
  8. Chaffer M., Leitner G., Winkler M., Glickman A., Krifucks O., Ezra E., Saran A., Coagulase- negative Staphylococci and mammary gland infections in cows, J. Vet. Med. B 46 (1999) 707-712.
  9. Dagnelie P., Statistique théorique et appliquée, Tome 1, Les presses agronomiques de Gembloux, Gembloux, Belgique, 1992, pp. 265- 291.
  10. Davidson T.J., Dohoo I.R., Donald A.W., Hariharan H., Collins K., A cohort study of coagulase negative Staphylococcal mastitis in selected dairy herds in Prince Edward Island, Can. J. Vet. Res. 56 (1992) 275-280 [PubMed].
  11. Deluyker H.A., Gay J.M., Weaver L.D., Interrelationships of somatic cell count, mastitis, and milk yield in a low somatic cell count herd, J. Dairy Sci. 76 (1993) 3445-3452 [PubMed].
  12. Detilleux J., Arendt J., Lomba F., Leroy P., Methods for estimating areas under receiver-operating characteristic curves: illustration with somatic-cell scores in subclinical intramammary infections, Prev. Vet. Med. 41 (1999) 75-88 [CrossRef] [PubMed].
  13. Dohoo I.R., Meek A.H., Martin S.W., Somatic cell counts in bovine milk: relationship to production and clinical episodes of mastitis, Can. J. Comp. Med. 48 (1984) 130-135 [PubMed].
  14. Erskine R.J., Eberhart R.J., Hutchinson L.J., Spencer S.B., Herd management and prevalence of mastitis in dairy herds with high and low somatic cell counts, J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. 190 (1987) 1411-1416 [PubMed].
  15. Farrant J., Freeze thaw injuries living cells, Int. J. Refrig. 3 (1980) 191-195 [CrossRef].
  16. Greer D.O., Pearson J.K.L., Reproducibility of electronic cell counts in milk; a study of 5 further factors, J. Dairy Res. 43 (1976) 371-379.
  17. Hogan J.S., White D.G., Pankey J.W., Effects of teat dipping on intramammary infections by Staphylococci other than Staphylococcus aureus, J. Dairy Sci. 70 (1987) 873-879 [PubMed].
  18. Hogan J.S., Smith K.L., Todhunter D.A., Schoenberger P.S., Rate of environmental mastitis in quarters infected with Corynebacterium bovis and Staphylococcus species, J. Dairy Sci. 71 (1988) 2520-2525 [PubMed].
  19. Holdaway R.J., Holmes C.W., Steffert I.J., A comparison of indirect methods for diagnosis of subclinical intramammary infection in lactating dairy cow, Part 1: the effects of bacterial infection, stage of lactation and age of cow on eight parameters in foremilk from individual quarters, Aust. J. Dairy Technol. 51 (1996) 64-71.
  20. Honkanen-Buzalski T., Griffin T.K., Dodd F.H., Observations on Corynebacterium bovis infection of the bovine mammary gland. I. Natural infection, J. Dairy Res. 51 (1984) 371-378 [PubMed].
  21. IDF, Norme IDF 148A: 1995, Bull Int. Dairy Fed. 305 (1995) 1-8.
  22. IDF, Suggested interpretation of mastitis terminology, Bull Int. Dairy Fed. 338 (1999) 3-26.
  23. Jaartsveld F.H.J., Van Puffelen E., Oskam J., Tielen M.J.M., Verstegen M.W.A., Albers G.A.A., Somatic cell counts in milk dairy cows in relation to stage of lactation, age, production level and presence of pathogens, Neth. Milk Dairy J. 37 (1983) 79-90.
  24. Lam T.J.G.M., Van Wuijckhuise L.A., Franken P., Morselt M.L., Hartman E.G., Schukken Y.H., Use of composite milk samples for diagnosis of Staphylococcus aureus mastitis in dairy cattle, J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. 28 (1996) 1705-1708.
  25. Leitner G., Shoshani E., Krifucks O., Chaffer M., Glickman A., Ezra E., Saran A., Milk leucocyte population patterns in bovine udder infection of different aetiology, J. Vet. Med. B 47 (2000) 581-589.
  26. Leslie K.E., Dohoo I., Meek A.H., Somatic cell counts in bovine milk, Compend. Contin. Educ. Pract. Vet. 5 (1983) 601-612.
  27. Lilius E.M., Pesonen U., Use of inflammatory cell activities in bovine milk to diagnose mastitis, Am. J. Vet. Res. 51 (1990) 1527-1533 [PubMed].
  28. Madsen P.S., Influence of storage and preservation of milk samples on microscopic and Fossomatic somatic cell counts, Nord. Vet.med. 31 (1979) 449-454.
  29. Mattila T., Pyörälä S., Sandholm M., Comparison of milk antitrypsin, albumin, n-acetyl- B-D-glucosaminidase, somatic cells and bacteriological analysis as indicators of bovine subclinical mastitis, Vet. Res. Commun. 10 (1986) 113-124 [CrossRef] [PubMed].
  30. Miller R.H., Paape M.J., Acton J.C., Comparison of milk somatic cell counts by coulter and Fossomatic counters, J. Dairy Sci. 69 (1986) 1942-1946 [PubMed].
  31. National Mastitis Council, Laboratory handbook on bovine mastitis, NMC Eds, Madison, 1999.
  32. Natzke R.P., Everett R.W., Postle D.S., Normal milk somatic cell counts, J. Milk Food Technol. 35 (1972) 261-263.
  33. Nickerson S.C., Boddie R.L., Effect of naturally occurring coagulase-negative staphylococcal infections on experimental challenge with major mastitis pathogens, J. Dairy Sci. 77 (1994) 2526-2536 [PubMed].
  34. Östensson K., Hageltorn M., Astrom G., Differential cell counting in fraction-collected milk from dairy cows, Acta Vet. Scand. 29 (1988) 493-500 [PubMed].
  35. Paape M.J., Tucker H.A., Somatic cell content variation in fraction-collected milk, J. Dairy Sci. 49 (1966) 265-267 [PubMed].
  36. Petitti D.B., Meta-analysis, decision analysis and cost-effectiveness analysis. Methods for quantitative synthesis in medicine, Oxford University Press, New York, 1994, pp. 63-130.
  37. Poutrel B., Rainard P., Predicting the probability of quarter infection (by major pathogens) from somatic cell concentration, Am. J. Vet. Res. 43 (1982) 1296-1299 [PubMed].
  38. Rainard P., Faut-il éliminer les infections mammaires par Corynebacterium bovis et les staphyloccoques coagulase négative ?, Ann. Rech. Vét. 18 (1987) 355-364 [PubMed].
  39. Rainard P., Ducelliez M., Poutrel B., The contribution of mammary infections by coagulase- negative Staphylococci to the herd bulk milk somatic cell count, Vet. Res. Commun. 14 (1990) 193-198 [CrossRef] [PubMed].
  40. Schepers A.J., Lam T.J.G.M., Schukken Y.H., Wilmink J.B.M., Hanekamp W.J.A., Estimation of variance components for somatic cell counts to determine thresholds for uninfected quarters, J. Dairy Sci. 80 (1997) 1833-1840 [PubMed].
  41. Schukken Y.H., Smit J.A.H., Grommers F.J., Vandegeer D., Brand A., Effect of freezing on bacteriologic culturing of mastitis milk samples, J. Dairy Sci. 72 (1989) 1900-1906 [PubMed].
  42. Schultz L.H., Somatic cells in milk. Physiological aspects and relationships to amount and composition of milk, J. Food Prot. 40 (1977) 125-131.
  43. Sears P.M., Smith B.S., English P.B., Herer P.S., Gonzalez R.N., Shedding pattern of Staphylococcus aureus from bovine intramammary infections, J. Dairy Sci. 73 (1990) 2785-2789 [PubMed].
  44. Sheldrake R.F., McGregor G.D., Hoare R.J.T., Somatic cell count, electrical conductivity and serum albumin concentration for detecting bovine mastitis, J. Dairy Sci. 66 (1983) 548-555 [PubMed].
  45. Timms L.L., Schultz L.H., Dynamics and coagulase- negative staphylococcal intramammary infections, J. Dairy Sci. 70 (1987) 2648-2657 [PubMed].
  46. Timms L.L., Sommer D.A., Schultz L.H., Role of minor pathogens in mastitis, J. Dairy Sci. 68 (1986) 202.
  47. Villanueva M.R., Tyler J.W., Thurmond M.C., Recovery of Streptococcus agalactiae and Staphylococcus aureus from fresh and frozen bovine milk, J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. 198 (1991) 1398-1400 [PubMed].
  48. Ward G.E., Schultz L.H., Relationship of somatic cells in quarter milk to type of bacteria and production, J. Dairy Sci. 55 (1972) 1428-1431 [PubMed].
  49. Woolford M.W., Williamson J.H., Henderson H.V., Changes in electrical conductivity and somatic cell count between milk fractions from quarters subclinically infected with particular mastitis pathogens, J. Dairy Res. 65 (1998) 187-198 [CrossRef] [PubMed].