ENVIRONMENTAL & GLOBAL HEALTH ISSUES
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... Community Health Nursing Tasks Community Health Nursing Tasks A. Selected Communicable Disease (Measles) Three studies regarding the outbreak of measles in certain areas are to be discussed. The three studies concurred that the outbreaks are caused by two interacting factors: the introduction of measles by unknowingly-infected patients into an area where measles are not endemic; and the presence of highly-susceptible people, which are the under-vaccinated or unvaccinated members of the population (Parker, et al., 2006, Sugerman, et al., 2010, and van den Hof, et al., 2001). The movement of populations from low-density to high-density also increased chances of introducing infections such as measles...