Infectious diseases probably have always afflicted humans, and they remain a leading cause of death worldwide. Christine Herrmann, PhD, discusses the history of disease research, the infectious agents (or pathogens) that cause disease and how they are transmitted, and how we can reduce the spread of disease.
Author(s): Deanne Erdmann MS
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Disease Prevention in Humans
Infectious Diseases - Definitions
Infectious Disease Agents
Transmission of Infectious Diseases
Phases of Infectious Disease
Types of Infectious Disease
How Infectious Agents Cause Disease
Reducing the Spread of Infectious Diseases
Emerging Infectious Diseases
A Closer Look at Microbes’ Roles
Comparing Groups of Microbes
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