Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Zoonotic & Med Term

Zoonotic Diseases and Medical Term

Zoonosis An infectious disease that is transmitted between species from animals to humans.
CDC Task force task x 4 1. Develop a hypothesis of where it started: 2. Treat the infected individuals 3. Predict who has been in contact and who to test 4. How to contain the outbreak
Partial list of carriers......... Apes, Monkeys, Sloths, Bats, Birds, Rats, Cats, Dogs, Reptiles....
Infectious Agents Smallpox, Rabbies, Malaria, HIV, H1N1
Small Pox Edward Jenner 1796 1st vacine
History of Zoonotic Diseases Humans were 1st a small group of 150 or less over the years we have become larger which bacteria and viruses like.
Evolution idea of viruses and bacteria x 3 1. Live for long period of time 2. Have a non-human reservoir 3. be highly contagious
What contributes to the appearance of new zoonotic pathogens? Increase content between humans and wildlife
Outbreaks An occurrence of diseases greater than would otherwise be expected at a particular time and place.
Scientific Names Greek and Latin
English Words can have all three parts: Prefix - Before Root Suffix - End
Created by: boydj08