airborne transmission


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Noun1.airborne transmission - a transmission mechanism in the which the infectious agent is spread as an aerosol and usually enters a person through the respiratory tractairborne transmission - a transmission mechanism in the which the infectious agent is spread as an aerosol and usually enters a person through the respiratory tract
transmission mechanism - any mechanism whereby an infectious agent is spread from a reservoir to a human being
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The disease is transmitted through direct contact with other infected birds, scabs from infected birds that contaminate the environment, through bites from mosquitoes and other biting insects that had previously fed on infected birds or through the airborne transmission.
They created models of how a disease could be spread by rats, airborne transmission and fleas and lice on humans and clothes.
University of Maryland-led study published some new pieces of evidence for the about the airborne transmission.
Similarly, sequence polymorphisms in internal proteins, in addition to those previously described for HA, may regulate airborne transmission of HPAI virus strains in mammals (4,29).
Yuen: Role of ventilation in airborne transmission of infectious agents in the built environment--a multidisciplinary systematic review.
Airborne transmission occurs when bacteria or viruses travel on dust particles or on small respiratory droplets that may become aerosolized when dogs Dogs can often feel listless sneeze, cough or exhale.
Public health investigators who see similar findings might consider the close proximity of students in a relatively small, enclosed space, such as a school bus, as a risk factor for airborne transmission of diseases such as varicella.
No airborne transmission and insects are reported in transmission of Ebola virus.
Doctors advise a minimum distance of 6-10 feet from affected person to avoid airborne transmission.
Firstly, airborne transmission may emerge through suboptimal central air conditioning system in hospital settings.
This airborne transmission becomes even more prevalent in health-care settings because of overburdened and overcrowded hospitals and the presence of patients with immunosuppression.

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