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How To Make A Decent Disease Card! EXAMPLE: calded Skin Syndrome Scalded Skin Syndrome (SSS)
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What Categories Do You Need To Consider? The Name/s of the Disease ommon Names Common Names The Causal Agent & its Characteristics – Scientific Name: Genus & species, strain etc – Bacterial, Fungal, Protozoan, viral Appearance & shape Worldwide Importance & Occurrence Disease Reservoirs Disease Transmission Portals of Entry & Exit Unique Toxins or Virulence Factors Systems/Organs/Tissues affected isease Signs & Symptoms Disease Signs & Symptoms Disease Identification, Confirmation & Diagnosis Prevention & Treatment Anything else e.g. predisposed individuals etc
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here Do I get the Info? Where Do I get the Info? 1. Index (Get page nos & chap no.) ead the chapter & general information 2. Read the chapter & general information about the disease & the causal agent. 3. Look at all the pictures –the text is useful too. 4. Chapter Summary tables. . Chapter ‘Checkpoints’. 5. hapter heckpo nts . 6. Chapter Summary. ppendix D Disease tables by System 7. Appendix D Disease tables by System.
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Where Do I get the Info? xtb k Ind x d p 538 1 1. Textbook Index (6 th Ed. p. 538-41. 7 th Ed. p. 540) 2. Read the chapter (18) & general information about the disease & the causal agent. 3. Look at all the pictures (Figs 18.1, 18.2, 18.5, 18.6, 7 Table 18 1 18 2) e text is useful too 18.7, Table 18.1, 18.2) the text is useful too. 4. Chapter summary tables (Table 18.1) . 5. Chapter ‘Checkpoints’ (7 th Ed.p.543, 6 th Ed. p. 544 ) . 6. Chapter summary (7 th Ed. p. 560, h d P 563) 6 th Ed. P. 563) . 7. Appendix D disease tables by system (page D-4, Table D.3 ‘Infections of Skin & Skin Wounds’) .
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Disease Card Categories? • The name of the disease • The causal agent & its characteristics orldwide importance & occurrence • Worldwide importance & occurrence • Disease reservoirs • Disease transmission Dm • Portals of entry & exit • Virulence factors & unique toxins • Systems/Organs/Tissues affected • Disease signs & symptoms isease identification confirmation & • Disease identification, confirmation & diagnosis • Treatment & Prevention • Anything else
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he Name of The Disease? The Name of The Disease? ommon name or names? Common name or names? • Scalded Skin Syndrome (SSS) or taphylococcal Scalded Skin Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome (SSSS) •or • Toxigenic Staphylococcal Disease
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Disease Card Categories? • The name of the disease • The causal agent & its characteristics orldwide importance & occurrence • Worldwide importance & occurrence • Reservoirs •T r a n s mission m • Portals of entry & exit • Virulence factors & unique toxins • Systems/Organs/Tissues affected • Disease signs & symptoms isease identification confirmation & • Disease identification, confirmation & diagnosis • Prevention & Treatment • Anything else
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The Causal Agent – Genus species Strain/Serovar/Pathovar Staphylococcus aureus Staphy ococcus aureus BACTERIUM ram positive cocci • Gram positive cocci .
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course MICROBIO 1 taught by Professor Drelisabeththompson-eagle during the Summer '11 term at Riverside Community College.

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