This compedium issue provides access to research on key aspects of Ebola disease as well as lessons learned as concerns response.
The Group of 77 highlighted the importance of building on existing institutional and coordination mechanisms.
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).
A significant challenge in responding to and limiting the West African Ebola outbreak was a lack of a quick, reliable way to identify patients infected with the virus.
During the outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa, many metrics were collected to support epidemiological studies and health care reporting.
Researchers found that, in the short-term, hospitalized patients were 74 percent less likely to die than people who did not receive medical treatment.