Principles Of Disease And Epidemiology

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