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
“A carrier is an individual who has a disease organism living within or on their body, is able to...Carrier
“Germ theory is the scientific theory that holds that infectious disease is transmitted by...Germ theory
“A disease is described as endemic to the particular geographical area in which humans are known...Endemic