Ebola Virus


Given the current outbreak of the Ebola virus, unprecedented in terms of mortality rates and rapid geographic spread, Science and Science Translational Medicine have compiled a collection of research and news articles on the viral disease freely available to researchers and the general public.

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General Outbreak Information

What’s New http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/whats-new.html

Ebola Virus Disease home page in English http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/index.html and Spanish http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/spanish/index.html

Questions and Answers on Ebola http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/qa.html

World Health Organization Disease Outbreak News
http://www.afro.who.int/en/clusters-a-programmes/dpc/epidemic-a-pandemic-alert-and-response/outbreak-news.html

New Or Updated Guidance Documents: (Full range of guidance documents can be found at the CDC Ebola Web sitehttp://www.cdc.gov/ebola)

Advice for Humanitarian Aid Organizations http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/advice-humanitarian-aid-organizations-ebola

CDC Safety Training Course for Healthcare Workers Going to West Africa in Response to the 2014 Ebola Outbreakhttp://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/safety-training-course/index.html

Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the United States http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/interim-guidance-emergency-medical-services-systems-911-public-safety-answering-points-management-patients-known-suspected-united-states.html (UPDATED)

Evaluating Returned Travelers for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the United States [PDF – 1 page http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/ebola-algorithm.pdf] (NEW)

Additional Guidance Documents

CDC Ebola Case Definition http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/case-definition.html

Interim Guidance for Specimen Collection, Transport, Testing, and Submission for Patients with Suspected Infection with Ebola Virus Disease

Monitoring and Movement recommendations http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/monitoring-and-movement-of-persons-with-exposure.html

Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever in U.S. Hospitals http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/infection-prevention-and-control-recommendations.html

Interim Guidance for Environmental Infection Control in Hospitals for Ebola Virus http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/environmental-infection-control-in-hospitals.html

Sequence for Removing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/ppe-poster.pdf

Ebola Virus Disease Information for Clinicians in U.S. Healthcare http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/clinician-information-us-healthcare-settings.html

Guidance on Air Medical Transport for Patients with Ebola Virus Disease http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/guidance-air-medical-transport-patients.html

Interim Guidance about Ebola Infection for Airline Crews, Cleaning Personnel, and Cargo Personnel http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/managing-sick-travelers/ebola-guidance-airlines.html

Guidance for Airlines on Reporting Onboard Deaths or Illnesses to CDC http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/reporting-deaths-illness/guidance-reporting-onboard-deaths-illnesses.html

CDC Death and Disease Reporting Tool for Cabin Crew http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/reporting-deaths-illness/cabin-crew.html

CDC Death and Disease Reporting Tool for Pilots http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/reporting-deaths-illness/pilots.html

Ebola Traveler’s Health http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/diseases/ebola

Multimedia Resources

Outbreak Response Photos http://www.flickr.com/photos/cdcglobal/sets/72157646018355339/(UPDATED)

Ebola Radio Health Messages in Local Languages http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/radio-spots.html

Communication Resources http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/print-resources.html(UPDATED)

Outbreak Map http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/resources/distribution-map-guinea-outbeak.html (UPDATED)

Digital Press Kit http://www.cdc.gov/media/dpk/2014/dpk-ebola-outbreak.html

CDC Videos on Ebola http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/resources/videos.html

CDC In the News http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/cdc-in-the-news.html

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