Unit 11 Practice Questions

Unit 11 Practice Questions - Unit 11 Epi 6000 Epidemiology...

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Unit 11 Epi 6000 Epidemiology 6000 Unit 11 Practice Questions 1. A disease outbreak is a(n): A. endemic confined to a localized geographic area. B. epidemic confined to a localized geographic area. C. pandemic confined to a localized geographic area. D. None of the above 2. Severity of disease may be determined by characteristics of the infectious disease agent. True False 3. Reservoirs can include humans, animals, or soil True False 4. List the steps in the Descriptive Phase of an outbreak investigation: Descriptive Phase: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 5. Which of the following study types can be conducted in the Descriptive Phase of the investigation? Select ALL that apply A. Cross-sectional B. Retrospective Cohort C. Case-control D. Community Trial 6. Recently, a picnic was attended by 500 people. So far, 151 of the picnic attendees have been diagnosed with E. coli O157:H7. After conducting interviews, you realize that 63% of the attendees and all of your cases ate hamburgers. Calculate the attack rate among
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