9780309086271

Escherichia Coli 0157:H7 in Ground Beef: Review of a Draft Risk Assessment

  • ISBN13:

    9780309086271

  • ISBN10:

    0309086272

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-12-01
  • Publisher: Natl Academy Pr
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Summary

Report from the Committee on the Review of the USDA E-coli 0157:H7, Farm to Table Process Risk Assessment and Disease Prevention. Softcover.

Table of Contents

Executive Summary 1(1)
Background
1(2)
Organization and Framework
3(1)
Comments Regarding the Draft Risk Assessment
4(9)
Summary of the Food Safety and Inspection Service Draft Risk Assessment
13(14)
Production Module
14(3)
Slaughter Module
17(5)
Preparation Module
22(3)
Hazard Characterization Module
25(1)
Risk Characterization Module
26(1)
Production Module
27(14)
Fecal Prevalence as the Sole Output of the Production Module
28(2)
Defensibility of Prevalence Estimations for Cull Cows and Feedlot Animals
30(11)
Slaughter Module
41(21)
Lack of Data and Difficulties Associated with Data Collection
42(2)
Sources of Contamination and Cross Contamination During Slaughter and Fabrication
44(6)
Levels and Extent of Surface-Area Contamination
50(5)
Terminology Concerns
55(1)
Other Observations
56(2)
Summary Remarks
58(4)
Preparation Module
62(9)
Cross Contamination
62(3)
Modeling in the Preparation Module
65(6)
Hazard Characterization
71(18)
Review of the Hazard Characterization Chapter
72(12)
Summary Remarks
84(5)
Risk Characterization
89(8)
Definition of Key Terms
89(2)
Risk of Illness from E. Coli O157:H7
91(3)
Population Risk by Season, Age, and Location
94(1)
Sensitivity Analysis
95(1)
Conclusions
95(1)
General Comments
96(1)
Modeling Approach and Implementation
97(1)
Description of the Overall Modeling Approach
98(5)
Description of Model-Updating (Anchoring) Algorithms
103(5)
Model Validation
108(1)
Modeling Issues in Hazard Characterization
109(6)
Software Implementation
115(6)
Justification of Modeling Assumptions
121(5)
Overall Model Uncertainty and Reliability
126
APPENDIXES
A Agendas of Public Meetings Held by the Commitee on the Review of the Usda E. Coli O157:H7 Farm--to--Table Risk Assessment
135(2)
B Additional Comments
137(4)
C Committee and Staff Biographies
141(6)
D E. Coli Assessment: Some Comments by Edmund Crouch, PhD, Cambridge Environmental Inc.
147

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