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WHO Disease Outbreak News
Ebola Information for Drexel University
From the Center for Disease Control
About Ebola Virus Disease
The facts about the disease, including transmission, symptoms, treatment, etc.
2014 Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
Chronology, distribution maps and case counts for outbreaks in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Nigeria.
Guidance on Personal Protective Equipment To Be Used by Healthcare Workers
Detailed guidance on the types of personal protective equipment (PPE) to be used and on the processes for donning and doffing (i.e., putting on and removing) PPE for all healthcare workers entering the room of a patient hospitalized with Ebola virus disease (Ebola). Reflects lessons learned from the recent experiences of U.S. hospitals caring for Ebola patients and emphasizes the importance of training, practice, competence, and observation of healthcare workers in correct donning and doffing of PPE selected by the facility.
Ebola: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Donning and Doffing Procedures
Video to . . . "demonstrate the procedures described in CDC guidance for donning and doffing (i.e., putting on and removing) personal protective equipment (PPE) for all healthcare providers entering the room of a patient hospitalized with known or suspected Ebola virus disease (Ebola)."
Interim U.S. Guidance for Monitoring and Movement of Persons with Potential Ebola Virus Exposure
Interim guidance for monitoring people potentially exposed to Ebola and for evaluating their intended travel, including the application of movement restrictions when indicated. Updated 10/27/2014
From the World Health Organization
From the National Institutes of Health/National Library of Medicine
Librarian for Public Health and Psychology