Plague Topic Guide
Plague: Plague is a term applied to an infectious disease that spreads easily and, without antibiotics treatment, can be fatal. Plague symptoms and signs include fever, sore throat, abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, bubos, and blackened tissue. Once the patient is isolated, antibiotics are administered.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Personal protective equipment (PPE) is the term that refers to any garment, respirator, or other piece of gear that protects a person from disease, pathogens, or poisons. PPE is important especially for medical professionals and first-responders to emergencies.
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