risk of exposure


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Noun1.risk of exposure - the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent
probability, chance - a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible; "the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"
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Tenders are invited for Spatially Scalable Integrated Tick Vector/Rodent Reservoir Management to Reduce Human Risk of Exposure to Ticks Infected with Lyme Disease
Summary: Education Minister Hassan Diab warned Tuesday against the dangers of Internet surfing for children, given their risk of exposure to abuse.
But he warned dissident republicans must not be allowed to operate without risk of exposure.
Brian Jackson, director of corporate business at BiB Insurance, said site foremen should be informed and given the tools they need to reduce the risk of exposure for all workers.
Veterans who served on vessels in nearby waters had the same risk of exposure to Agent Orange as those who served on adjacent land," he said.
The risk of exposure is more important in this locality than in other areas where swimming or eating raw oysters and undercooked seafood are the major risk factors (4, 6-8), possibly because fresh seafood is widely consumed, and seafood is easily accessible in wet markets in Hong Kong.
Establish the appropriate warnings for foods that pose a significant risk of exposure to acrylamide.
2004a, 2004b), and the cumulative health risk of exposure to these compounds via consumption of farmed salmon is likely even higher.
Despite the risk of exposure during birth, many babies born to such women are nevertheless free of the virus.
Cadmium is naturally found in soil, rocks and water but the greatest risk of exposure comes from smoking.
Lost integrity of the skin increases risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens during skin contact with blood or body fluids.
Here are some actions you can take to reduce your risk of exposure while in the backcountry.