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enforced isolation of patients suffering from a contagious disease in order to prevent the spread of disease

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isolation to prevent the spread of infectious disease

place into enforced isolation, as for medical reasons

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Gifu University in central Japan is suspected of improperly quarantining animals used in experiments, university and prefectural government sources said Wednesday.
Screening and quarantining entering travelers at international borders did not substantially delay virus introduction in past pandemics, except in some island countries, and will likely be even less effective in the modern era.
Scientifically based knowledge about the causes and transmission of specific diseases was just beginning to emerge and the colonial government endeavoured to protect Sydney's residents by quarantining any ship entering the port that had an infectious disease on board or had called at an infected port.
Quite simply, isolating individuals and families or quarantining entire communities did not work" (6,21,22).
States exercised these powers as necessary, quarantining persons and even whole cities and regions (3).
0 integrates with other security technologies to be a full network response solution, identifying and quarantining infected nodes on a network in real time.