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Infectious Diseases (General)

  • By: Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales M.D., M.Sc.
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

By definition, those diseases that are transmitted from one person to another or between animals and humans (animal to animal, animal to human, human to human, human to animal), implying the transfer of a microorganisms or/and an infectious pathogen agent, are ...

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