The Ongoing Ebola Epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo, 2018–2019


The response to the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has had interim successes, but the risk of local and regional spread remains high due to a high proportion of outbreak deaths occurring outside treatment centers coupled with low proportions of new patients who were known contacts.

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Content Author: 
Oly Ilunga Kalenga, Matshidiso Moeti, Annie Sparrow
Content Source: 
New England Journal of Medicine
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News