CONTENTS

Executive Summary

Abbreviations & Acronyms

CHAPTER 1.

Introduction and Review

CHAPTER 2.

The epidemiology of the UK 2001epizootic in the context of the Global epidemiology of this Pan Asia O and other strains.

CHAPTER 3.

The history of foot and mouth disease (FMD in the UK; the significance of FMD in international trade and the Organisation International des Epizooties (OIE) Phytosanitary Grades of Production

CHAPTER 4.

Contingency Plans as obtaining on 19th February 2001

CHAPTER 5.

Strengths and Weaknesses of the Contingency Plans.

CHAPTER 6.

Recent technological developments

CHAPTER 7.

Current UK Contingency Plans

CHAPTER 8.

Towards a new disease strategy UK, EU, OIE 111

Bibliography

Appendices

Copyright Declaration

Acknowledgement