Chapter 8 - Self-Evaluation and Chapter Confidence

All of the following are emerging infectious diseases except

Which of the following properties do AIDs, legionnaires’ disease, and Creutzfeldt–Jacob disease has in common?

The Nipah virus originated in

Where did SARS originate?

Where did hantavirus disease originate?

Where did spongiform encephalopathy originate?

Where did HIV originate?

Where did MERS originate?

Which of the following has not achieved the ability to be transmissible from one human to another?

SARS causes infection of the

West Nile virus causes infection in the

West Nile virus is initially spread from mosquitoes to

The virulence of viral hemorrhagic fever infections depends on

Which of the following is a characteristic seen in viral hemorrhagic fever infection?

The influenza genome is unique in that it is made of

We are currently in a period of emerging disease transition called global urbanization. Which of the following describes this transition?

In 1993, hantavirus infections began to appear in the United States. Which of the following was not involved?

Which of the following is not a way for a virus to acquire the ability to infect humans?

What is the mode of transmission for the emerging disease SARS?

What is the mode of transmission for the emerging disease West Nile fever?

What is the mode of transmission for the emerging disease viral hemorrhagic fever?

What is the mode of transmission for the emerging disease dengue fever?

What is the mode of transmission for mad cow disease?

The virulence of influenza is determined by

How is H1N1 influenza different from H5N1?

Prion diseases are caused by

Which of the following is a characteristic of prion disease?

Which of the following is not likely to be an indication of a bioweapons attack?