Principles Of Disease And Epidemiology

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