Infectious Diseases

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  • Created on: 10-04-16 15:34

1. How did they make the death rates drop?

  • They developed a new drug to treat the patients
  • They told doctors entering their ward to wash their hands before getting to work
  • They isolated patients from each other
  • They vaccinated the patients
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2. Which infectious disease that was once deadly never occurs anymore?

  • Kuru
  • Chickenpox
  • Parechovirus
  • Smallpox
  • Polio

3. Who initially made puerperal fever death rates drop?

  • Albert Einstein
  • Charles Darwin
  • Karl Ernst von Baer
  • Jean-Baptiste Lamarck
  • Louis Pasteur
  • Ignaz Semmelweis
  • Alfred Wegener

4. Why should you not take antibiotics for the flu?

  • They have terrible side effects
  • The Flu's a virus and antibiotics can't treat viruses
  • They are expensive
  • It could cause a random mutation and an antibiotic resistant strain of bacteria

5. Which pathogens do the MMR Vaccine contain?

  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella
  • Mumps,Malaria and Rickets
  • Malaria, Meningitis and Rabies
  • Monkeypox, Myiasis and Rhinovirus


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