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14 actions found

Avoid contact between wild primates and human-raised primates
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Avoid contact between wild primates and human-raised primates
Conduct veterinary screens of animals before reintroducing/translocating them
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 24 studies
Conduct veterinary screens of animals before reintroducing/translocating them
Control 'reservoir' species to reduce parasite burdens/pathogen sources
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Control 'reservoir' species to reduce parasite burdens/pathogen sources
Ensure that researchers/tourists are up-to-date with vaccinations and healthy
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Ensure that researchers/tourists are up-to-date with vaccinations and healthy
Implement a health programme for local communities
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Implement a health programme for local communities
Implement continuous health monitoring with permanent vet on site
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Implement continuous health monitoring with permanent vet on site
Keep safety distance to habituated animals
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Keep safety distance to habituated animals
Limit time that researchers/tourists are allowed to spend with habituated animals
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Limit time that researchers/tourists are allowed to spend with habituated animals
Preventative vaccination of habituated or wild primates
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 4 studies
Preventative vaccination of habituated or wild primates
Regularly disinfect clothes, boots etc.
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Regularly disinfect clothes, boots etc.
Treat sick/injured animals
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 18 studies
Treat sick/injured animals
Wear face-masks to avoid transmission of viral and bacterial diseases to primates
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Wear face-masks to avoid transmission of viral and bacterial diseases to primates
Wear gloves when handling primate food, tool items, etc.
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Wear gloves when handling primate food, tool items, etc.

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