Ebola best practice

Submitted by [email protected] on Thu, 08/06/2020 - 12:00 PM


A recent study developed an in-facility mortality risk score that reflects Ebola Disease clinical severity and can assist in the clinical prioritization of Ebola patients. The study used the anonymized medical records of 1,077 laboratory-confirmed pediatric and adult EVD patients who received treatment at the 34 Military Hospital and Police Training School Ebola Treatment Centers in Sierra Leone between the period of June 2014 to April 2015.

Content Source: Science Direct

Content Author: Jia Bainga Kangbai, ChristianHeumann, MichaelHoelscher, FodaySahr, GuenterFroeschl


Submitted by [email protected] on Fri, 02/01/2019 - 12:00 PM


A new online training program developed by researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina helps keep health care workers safe when treating patients with Ebola.

Content Source: Medical University of South Carolina

Content Author: unknown


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This intermediate level course is for clinicians caring for patients with suspected or confirmed Ebola virus disease. Modules provide information on screening and triage, infection prevention and control, laboratory diagnostics, organization of the Ebola Treatment Centre (ETC), clinical care of patients in the ETC, and investigational therapeutic agents.


Content Source: World Health Organization (WHO)

Content Author: n/a


Submitted by [email protected] on Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:00 PM


Data from the 2014 Ebola virus outbreak at two Sierra Leone facilities reveal daily usage rates for disinfectant and personal protective equipment, informing future outbreaks.

Content Source: PLOS

Content Author: unknown


Submitted by [email protected] on Mon, 05/21/2018 - 12:00 PM


When Ebola cases appeared this month in the Democratic Republic of Congo, international health agencies were better equipped to respond than during the crisis that unfolded four years earlier.

Content Source: PBS

Content Author: Larisa Epatko


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Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has released lessons learned from the recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Content Source: News Ghana


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During the recent West African Ebola outbreak, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) found it necessary to take on responsibilities beyond its first responder mandate.  

Content Source: UREPH


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During the recent West African Ebola outbreak, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) found it necessary to take on responsibilities beyond its first responder mandate.  

Content Source: UREPH


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This Concept of Operations (ConOps) provides NYC Health and Hospitals a strategic high level overview with a health care facility tiered approach to safely and effectively manage and respond to persons/patients with suspected or confirmed Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).


Content Source: NYC Health + Hospitals

Content Author: unknown


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The facility will offer advanced simulation capabilities and an area dedicated to biocontainment patient care.

Content Source: World-Herald Bureau

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