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Ebola (Ebola Virus Disease) CDC

Details: Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is a rare and deadly disease in people and nonhuman primates. The viruses that cause EVD are located mainly in sub-Saharan Africa. People can get EVD through direct contact with an infected animal (bat or nonhuman primate) or a sick or dead person infected with Ebola virus.

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Ebola Johns Hopkins Medicine

Details: Ebola is a virus that causes problems with how your blood clots. It is known as a hemorrhagic fever virus. This is because the clotting problems lead to internal bleeding, as blood leaks from small blood vessels in your body. The virus also causes inflammation and tissue damage. Five different species of the virus have been found.

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Ebola Virus Disease - Public Health

Details: Educate VA health care staff by providing training exercises, national calls, and up-to-date guidance on infection control and prevention, including screening and care of sick patients and personal protective equipment; The Ebola outbreak is currently in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.

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Ebola virus: A global public health menace: A narrative review

Details: Ebola, earlier termed as Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF), is a critically lethal ailment which primarily affects the humans and nonhuman primates. Ebola virus disease (EVD) occurs due to a virus infection which belongs to the family Filoviridae and genus Ebolavirus. EVDs has posed diagnostic challenges and has been a universal public health

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Ebola Response Impact on Public Health Programs, West

Details: The Ebola epidemic that was first recognized in 2014 and ravaged the West Africa countries of Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea was a stark illustration of the risks that emerging pathogens and epidemic-prone diseases pose to local and global health security in settings that had limited public health capacity.

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Ebola: History and Outbreaks Everyday Health

Details: On August 1, 2018, the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ministry of Health reported an Ebola outbreak in North Kivu province. This is the 10th Ebola outbreak in the region since the virus was

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Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Ebola Virus

Details: Ebola Virus Guidelines for Clinics and Healthcare Staff These guidelines are provided to supplement your existing clinic or health center plans and are consistent with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) guidelines on Ebola response and worker protection.

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Person who traveled to Mali being tested for Ebola at

Details: Due to the individual's travel history and symptoms, the patient has been isolated, and an Ebola test will be performed." Related topics: health & fitness midtown new york city health medical

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Department of Health for the State of New Jersey Homepage

Details: New Jersey Department of Health Releases Updated Recommendations for K-12 Schools. The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) has released updated guidance for K-12 schools which includes updated school exclusion criteria to reflect CDC’s recent reduction in isolation and quarantine timelines. This guidance also includes recommendations for …

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Ebola Virus Disease: Symptoms & Treatment

Details: Ebola is a rare but serious illness caused by a virus. You can prevent Ebola by staying away from areas where there are active outbreaks and by avoiding contact with people who have it. If you suspect exposure to Ebola or have symptoms, seek care immediately.

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Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo

Details: Butsili Health Area is close to Beni city, which was one of the epicentres of the 2018–2020 Ebola outbreak in the country with 736 probable and confirmed cases reported. It is about 50 km from Butembo city, which experienced a new Ebola outbreak earlier this year.

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Ebola - Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Details: Naturally-occurring Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreaks are believed to start with contact with infected wildlife (alive or dead), and then spread from person to person through direct contact with body fluids such as, but not limited to, blood, urine, sweat, semen, breast milk, vomit, and feces. The infection can be spread when open cuts

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Ebola Health.mil

Details: DoD would make arrangements to transfer the individual to one of the three designated civilian medical facilities for treating Ebola cases: National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD; Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA; or the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE, or to one of the approved DoD hospitals that have prepared

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Ebola Virus Disease: international perspective on enhanced

Details: Despite the comparatively few cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) that arose outside of Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia in 2014, public health response partners around the world developed a patchwork of plans and policies to monitor thousands of people exposed to EVD, quarantine suspected cases, isolate confirmed cases, and close borders to prevent further spread of the …

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At the Heart of Ebola — Health Systems That Need

Details: At the heart of the Ebola epidemic sweeping across Africa, is a matter of health systems. Much like cholera preys on weak water systems after a disaster, Ebola is preying on a weak public health system after years of conflict and upheaval in Liberia. And health system perfor­mance in many partner countries is challenged by critical health

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'Highly infectious' Ebola-like Marburg virus detected in

Details: A man who died in West Africa has tested positive for the Ebola-like Marburg virus — with health officials scrambling to stop the killer disease before it …

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The health impact of the 2014-15 Ebola outbreak

Details: Objectives: The 2014-15 outbreak in West Africa was the largest and deadliest Ebola outbreak recorded; however, there remains uncertainty over its wider health consequences. Our objective was to provide a comprehensive overview of the impact of the Ebola outbreak on population health in the three most affected countries: Sierra Leone, …

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Community health workers during the Ebola outbreak in

Details: Likewise, we refer to the Ministry of Health (MoH) of each country, although the official name in Sierra Leone is the Ministry of Health and Sanitation.) in the West Africa Ebola outbreak has been highlighted to advocate for increasing the numbers of CHWs globally to build resilience (We use the definition of a resilient health system suggested

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What Is Ebola? Symptoms, Causes - Everyday Health

Details: Ebola virus disease, or Ebola for short, is a contagious illness that is native to Africa. Since Ebola was discovered in 1976, several outbreaks have occurred.

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Ebola virus disease - Diseases - NSW Health

Details: Ebola virus disease (EVD) is a rare, severe and often fatal illness that occurs almost exclusively in some countries in east, central and west Africa. The Ebola virus is not found in Australia. People who travel in a country affected by Ebola need to heed travel warnings and minimise their risk of exposure to the virus. More information.

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Ebola Virus and Disease - Healthline

Details: Ebola is a serious and deadly virus transmitted by animals and humans. It was initially detected in 1976 in Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Ebola Health.mil

Details: Ebola, previously known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a severe, often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (such as monkeys, gorillas, and chimpanzees). Ebola is a rare and deadly disease caused by infection with a virus of the family Filoviridae, genus Ebolavirus. There are five identified Ebolavirus species, four of which have caused disease in …

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Ebola (Ebola virus disease) - Epidemiology

Details: If Ebola virus disease is suspected based on the person’s symptoms and exposure to Ebola virus, such as having close contact with an Ebola-infected person, he or she should be isolated (separated from other people) immediately and the local health department should be notified.

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Ebola - Overview Occupational Safety and Health

Details: Ebola virus diseases (EVD) (sometimes called Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever) is the disease caused by infection with an Ebola virus. It is a type of viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF) brought on by any of several strains of viruses in the Ebolavirus genus. Ebola viruses are capable of causing severe, life-threatening disease.

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Ebola Health Professionals

Details: Ebola virus testing is available at CDPH and other public health labs in California, as well as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Any testing performed in California requires approval from CDPH and the CDC. If a healthcare provider requests testing, laboratorians should immediately notify the Local Health Department.

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Ebola - Wikipedia

Details: Ebola, also known as Ebola virus disease (EVD) and Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF), is a viral hemorrhagic fever in humans and other primates, caused by ebolaviruses. Symptoms typically start anywhere between two days and three weeks after becoming infected with the virus. The first symptoms are usually fever, sore throat, muscle pain, and headaches. These are usually …

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Why Ebola is so dangerous - BBC News

Details: The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the world's deadliest to date and the World Health Organization has declared an international health emergency as more than 3,850 people have died of the virus

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Ebola Treatment Research NIH: National Institute of

Details: ZMapp was administered under emergency use authorization to Ebola-infected patients during the 2014-2016 outbreak. NIAID and the Liberian Ministry of Health, under the PREVAIL partnership, also initiated a Phase 2 clinical trial examining the safety and efficacy of ZMapp. Results indicate the antibody cocktail was well-tolerated and showed

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Ebola - Hawaii Department of Health

Details: Notify health officials if you have had direct contact with the blood or body fluids, such as but not limited to, feces, saliva, urine, vomit, and semen of a person who is sick with Ebola. The virus can enter the body through broken skin or unprotected mucous membranes in, for example, the eyes, nose, or mouth.

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Ebola: MedlinePlus

Details: Ebola hemorrhagic fever is caused by a virus. It is a severe and often fatal disease. It can affect humans and other primates. Researchers believe that the virus first spreads from an infected animal to a human.

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Ebola - Long Beach, California

Details: Ebola is a rare, serious disease. It is spread from person to person through direct contact with the body fluids, such as saliva, blood, vomit, urine, diarrhea, and sweat of someone who is sick with Ebola. The virus can also be spread through needles or sharp objects that have been tainted with any of these fluids.

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Ebola — Underscoring the Global Disparities in Health Care

Details: An outbreak of Ebola virus disease has jolted West Africa, claiming more than 1000 lives. As the disease's spread gains attention, health professionals and the public struggle to comprehend the unf

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Why a Judge Ordered FDA to Release Covid-19 Vaccine Data

Details: 2 days ago · A group of scientists and medical researchers sued the FDA under FOIA to force release of hundreds of thousands of documents related to licensing of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. Plaintiff’s attorney Aaron Siri, who is representing the group, explains the fight that led a federal court to order expedited release of documents the agency claimed it would take …

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DRC Ebola outbreak crisis update MSF

Details: Thirteenth Ebola outbreak declared over in DRC. Following a series of community deaths in North Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo …

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What Is the Ebola Virus? Council on Foreign Relations

Details: World Health Organization (WHO) Pharmaceuticals and Vaccines. Ebola, formerly called the Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a rare, severe illness that attacks the immune system, causing extreme fluid

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2014 Ebola virus outbreak: Facts, symptoms, and how to

Details: The 2014 outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa was the “largest, most severe and most complex Ebola epidemic” in history, according to the World Health Organization.More than 28,000 people were infected, and over 11,000 people died before the international public health emergency ended in June 2016.Most of the cases occurred in three …

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New Jersey releases nurse quarantined in Ebola scare CNN

Details: A potential Ebola patient is transferred to the University of Maryland Medical Center. CDC releases new guidelines for health care workers and others

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Everything you need to know about Ebola - ABC News

Details: Ugandan health authorities on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 said a 9-year-old Congolese child has tested positive for Ebola in Uganda, after being identified and screened at the official Mpondwe border

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(PDF) Ebola Holding Units at government hospitals in

Details: Analysis Ebola Holding Units at government hospitals in Sierra Leone: evidence for a flexible and effective model for safe isolation, early treatment initiation, hospital safety and health system functioning Oliver Johnson,1 Daniel Youkee,1 Colin S Brown,1,2 Marta Lado,1 Alie Wurie,3 Donald Bash-Taqi,3 Andy Hall,1 Eva Hanciles,4 Isata Kamara,4 Cecilia Kamara,4 Amardeep …

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Ebola & Marburg NIH: National Institute of Allergy and

Details: Researching Ebola in Africa. The 2014-2016 Ebola outbreak in West Africa was the largest recorded in history. As local and international healthcare workers responded to the outbreak, NIAID and the Liberian Ministry of Health established PREVAIL, or the Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia.

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