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Communicable Diseases

Known as: Communicable Diseases [Disease/Finding], Infectious Diseases [Disease/Finding], Diseases, Infectious 
Invasion and multiplication of germs in the body. Infections can occur in any part of the body and can spread throughout the body. The germs may be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2020
Highly Cited
2020
Emerging infectious diseases, such as severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Zika virus disease, present a major threat to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
  • R. Evans
  • Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
  • 2014
  • Corpus ID: 3104682
The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control was set up in 2005 to strengthen Europe's defences against infectious… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Strong evidence shows that physical inactivity increases the risk of many adverse health conditions, including major… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Emerging infectious diseases (EIDs) are a significant burden on global economies and public health. Their emergence is thought to… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Microorganisms that invade a vertebrate host are initially recognized by the innate immune system through germline-encoded… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Land use has generally been considered a local environmental issue, but it is becoming a force of global importance. Worldwide… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Biofilms — matrix-enclosed microbial accretions that adhere to biological or non-biological surfaces — represent a significant… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Overweight and obesity represent a rapidly growing threat to the health of populations in an increasing number of countries… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Networks of coupled dynamical systems have been used to model biological oscillators, Josephson junction arrays,, excitable media… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
  • M. Graffar
  • Bruxelles medical
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 28527832
Coauthored by three leading epidemiologists, with sixteen additional contributors, this third edition is the most comprehensive… Expand
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