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What are the 3 modes of infectious disease transmission?
1) Contact transmission
2) Vehicle Transmission
3) Vector Transmission
____________ ____________ transmission involves body contact between hosts, or on a single host from portal of exit to portal of entry
List 4 forms of direct contact transmission
1) salivary spread
2) skin-to-skin spread
3) genital tract transmission
4) vertical transmission (from mother to baby)
____________ ____________ transmission occurs when pathogens are spread by ____________, or inanimate objects that are inadvertently used to transfer pathogen to host
INDIRECT CONTACT; FOMITES
Bed sheets, towels, needles, razors, toothbrushes, money, drinking glasses, and medical equipment are all examples of ____________
____________ transmission involves the spreading of pathogens during exhaling, coughing or sneezing in which the distance traveled is less than one meter
What are the vehicles utilized in vehicle transmission of disease
water, air, food, bodily fluids (outside the body)
In ____________ transmission, pathogens are spread via a cloud of small droplets, called an ____________, suspended in the air and inhaled by new host
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