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Name Dr Jessica Stokes
Job title Senior Research Associate
Department Bristol Veterinary School University of Bristol
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Qualifications BA(Exon), MSc(Exon), PhD
Professional details
Keywords digital dermatitis in dairy cattle
dairy cattle lameness
Areas of expertise My past and current research interests involve the effects of digital dermatitis on behaviour, an infectious form of lameness in dairy cattle; investigating and promoting methods of digital dermatitis detection; heat as a detection tool for skin and claw lesions; management styles farmers use to detect and treat digital dermatitis; the effect of treatment methods on disease prevalence, and the impact of risk on breakdown of digital dermatitis infection and recovery from infection.