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Question 11.What does the incubation period refer to as far as the disease process goes?
Question 22.Jackson has been ill for about a week. Shortly thereafter, his symptoms lessen as his immune system begins to control the pathogen. At which stage of the disease process does Jackson find himself?
Question 33.What are vaccinations, vector control, antiseptics, and sanitation all considered to be?
Question 44.What does vector control refer to?
Question 55.What component of a vaccination makes it so effective?
Question 66.Which of the following accurately illustrates an epidemic?
Question 77.When does commensalism occur?
Question 88.Which of the following exemplifies mutual flora?
Question 99.If Martha is infected by a microbe with high pathogenicity, what does this signify?
Question 1010.If a disease has a low infectious dose, 50%, what do you know about it?
Question 1111.Researchers have discovered a new disease and they're testing it to determine its lethality. They test the disease and determine that it has a low LD50. What does this mean?
Question 1212.Which of the following diseases is caused by the human papillomavirus and hinges on the horizontal disease transfer process?
Question 1313.Which of the following constitutes both a secondary and a systemic disease?
Question 1414.Which of the following could possibly constitute a nosocomial infection?
Question 1515.What does a nosocomial infection refer to?
Question 1616.At which point can an individual be said to have contracted a bacterial infection?
Question 1717.Which of the following, caused by yeast, might indicate a disease and an infection?
Question 1818.At which point can an individual be said to have developed a bacterial disease?
Question 1919.Which of these most accurately describes bacteria, viruses, parasites, lifestyle habits, and genetics?
Question 2020.The most likely agents to cause a nosocomial infection include:
Question 2121.Which of the following reflects disease transmission by direct contact?
Question 2222.Which of the following groups is an example of systemic diseases?
Question 2323.Microbes that reside within or on the body of a person, some of which are beneficial to survival, are called:
Question 2424.Which of the following does NOT occur during the period of illness?
Question 2525.How can a person's immune system contribute to symptoms of disease?
Question 2626.How would you classify an epidemic of a particularly virulent disease that spreads to large parts of the world's continents?
Question 2727.What is the difference between a sterilant and a disinfectant?
Question 2828.The number of microbes necessary to infect a host in 50% of a sample population is known as _____.
Question 2929.A relationship between different species of organisms where one organism benefits while the other isn't harmed nor helped is referred to as _____.
Question 3030.A hospital-acquired infection is referred to as a _____.
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