This category contains all the articles about epidemiology.
“An epidemic describes the rapid spread of a virulent contagious disease throughout a population...Epidemic
“A contagious disease is categorized as virulent when: it is easily transmitted from person to...Virulent
“The mortality rate is the percentage of patients who reach a stage of a disease who will die of...Mortality rate
“Germ theory is the scientific theory that holds that infectious disease is transmitted by...Germ theory
“A carrier is an individual who has a disease organism living within or on their body, is able to...Carrier
“A disease is described as endemic to the particular geographical area in which humans are known...Endemic