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Communicable diseases Answer all questions Section A 1. What are communicable diseases? 2.

Give any four examples of communicable diseases 3. What is a transmission cycle in spread of diseases? 4. Explain the following terms as used in spread of infectious diseases a) Exposure period b) Incubation period c) Reservoir d) Vector Section B 1. With the aid of a diagram explain the relationship of the host, environment and disease agent in spread and prevention of communicable diseases 20 marks 4 marks 4 marks 4 marks 4 marks each

2. Describe the modes of transmission and intervention strategies for HIV/AIDS 20 marks

Community health information system Answer all questions Section A 1. What is health information system (HIS) 2. Explain the importance of keeping good records 3. Give any four components of a computer 4. Give any four advantages of using computer in health information system Section B 1. Describe how you can carry out; a) Patient diagnosis b) Community diagnosis 2. Describe the various methods of obtaining health information for a community. 20 marks 20 marks 4 marks 4 marks 4 marks 4 marks