communicable disease control


communicable disease control
the control of disease due to infectious agents or their toxic products. See Consultant in Communicable Disease Control, public health physician.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • communicable disease control — the control of disease due to infectious agents or their toxic products. See: Consultant in Communicable Disease Control …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Consultant in Communicable Disease Control — a consultant within a Health Authority who is responsible for the surveillance, prevention, and control of communicable disease and non communicable environmental exposures …   Medical dictionary

  • Consultant in Communicable Disease Control — CCDC a consultant within the Health Protection Agency who is responsible for the surveillance, prevention, and control of communicable disease and noncommunicable environmental exposures. See also: public health consultant …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Communicable Disease Center — Antigua denominación de los Centers for Disease Control. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • Communicable Disease Centre — Coordinates: 1°19′13″N 103°51′3″E / 1.32028°N 103.85083°E / 1.32028; 103.85083 The Communicable Disease Centre …   Wikipedia

  • Communicable Disease Center — former name of Centers for Disease Control. * * * …   Universalium

  • Communicable Disease Center — former name of Centers for Disease Control …   Useful english dictionary

  • Non-communicable disease — A non communicable disease, or NCD, is a medical condition or disease which is non infectious. NCDs are diseases of long duration and generally slow progression. They include heart disease, stroke, cancer, asthma, diabetes, chronic kidney disease …   Wikipedia

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — Agency overview Formed October 27, 1992 Preceding agencies Office of National Defense Malaria Control Activities (1942) Office of Malaria Control in War Areas (1942 …   Wikipedia

  • Center For Disease Control — Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Pour les articles homonymes, voir CDC. Quartier général des CDC aux États Unis, à Atlanta, près de l Université Emory …   Wikipédia en Français