# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Respiratory Therapy II Task 1423769744

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Outline the chain of infection.


Outline should identify the source, host, and transmission vehicles for bacteria and viruses.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are some typical ways an infection is spread?
  • What is a host?
  • What is the difference between a bacteria and a virus?
  • Why are airborne diseases a particular concern in an age of global travel?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will investigate and understand relationships between cell structure and function. Key concepts include
  1. evidence supporting the cell theory;
  2. characteristics of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells;
  3. similarities between the activities of the organelles in a single cell and a whole organism;
  4. the cell membrane model; and
  5. the impact of surface area to volume ratio on cell division, material transport, and other life processes.

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core


Identify existing and potential hazards to clients, coworkers, visitors, and self in the healthcare workplace.

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