Principles Of Disease And Epidemiology

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1.  Study of disease
2.  Study of the cause of disease
3.  Development of disease
4.  Colonization of the body by pathogens
5.  Abnormal state in which the body is not functioning normally
6.  Change in the body function that is felt by the patient as a result of disease
7.  Change in a body that can be measured
8.  A specific group of signs and symptoms that accompany a disease, usually unknown.
9.  Disease spread from one host to another
10.  Disease that is EASILY spread from one host to another
11.  Disease not transmitted from one host to another
12.  Fraction of a population that contracts a disease during a specific time# of cases of those who just got it
13.  Fraction of a population having a specific disease
14.  Disease that occurs occasionally
15.  Disease constantly present in a population
16.  Disease acquired by many hosts in a given area in a short time
17.  World wide epidemic
18.  Immunity in most of a population
19.  Symptoms develop rapidly
20.  Develops slowly
21.  Symptoms between acute and chronic
22.  Disease with a period of no symptoms when the causative agent is inactive
23.  Pathogens are limited to a small area
24.  An infection throughout the body
25.  Systemic infection that began as a local infection
26.  Toxic inflammatory condition arising from the spread of microbes, especially bacteria or their toxins, from a focus of infection
27.  Bacteria in the blood
28.  Growth of bacteria in the blood
29.  Toxins in the blood
30.  Viruses in the blood
31.  Acute infection that causes the initial illness
32.  Opportunistic infection after a primary infection
33.  No noticeable signs or symptoms
34.  Which is not a factor for disease
A.
B.
C.
35.  Carriers always have the disease
A.
B.
36.  Name 3 continual sources of infection
37.  Transmission of Disease:requires close association between infected and susceptible host
38.  Transmission of Disease:spread by fomites (ex: door knobs)
39.  Transmission of Disease:transmission via airborne droplets
40.  Transmission by an inanimate reservoir (food, water, air)
41.  Vectors:Arthropod carries pathogen on feet
42.  Vectors:Pathogen reproduces in vector
43.  Type of infection acquired as a result of a hospital stayaffects 5-15% of all hospital patients
44.  3 causes of nosocomial infections
A.
B.
C.
45.  Study of where and when diseases occur
46.  Incidence of a specific notifiable disease
47.  Deaths from noticeable diseases
48.  # of people affected in relation to the total population in a given time period
49.  Number of deaths
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