As It Happens Rare Plague Contracted

As It Happens Rare Plague Contracted

Jennifer House, veterinarian at the department of epidemiology with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, talks about how a man in Colorado has been diagnosed with pneumonic plague, an inhaled form of the disease very similar to bubonic plague. The last case of a human catching the plague in Canada was 1939.

  • 2014
  • 00:06:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/08/2014
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Subjects
Plague [LCSH] Communicable diseases -- Transmission [LCSH] Health education [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Medical sciences [LCSH]
Team
Chris Howden (Journalist), Rick MacInnes-Rae (Journalist)
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