Predictive Microbiology

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Chapter 7Predictive Microbiology Objective Estimation of the exposure (distribution) of microorganisms that a population experiences can be done in several ways. If the scenario of interest currently exists, then direct…

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Population Disease Transmission

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Chapter 10Population Disease Transmission Introduction: Models for Population and Community Illnesses The focus to this point has been on the use of single person/single exposure risk (primarily of infection) as…

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Risk Characterization and Decision Making

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Chapter 11 Risk Characterization and Decision Making Introduction Risk characterization “integrates the results of [dose response and exposure assessment] into a risk statement that includes one or more quantitative estimates…

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Conducting the Hazard Identification (HAZ ID)

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Chapter 4Conducting the Hazard Identification (HAZ ID) The understanding and description of human health hazards associated with microorganisms has primarily been part of three fields of study. Within the medical…

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Risk Assessment Paradigms

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Chapter 3 Risk Assessment Paradigms As defined, risk assessment is the qualitative or quantitative characterization and estimation of potential adverse health effects associated with exposure of individuals or populations to…

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