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Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers

Lucille Blumberg, Delia Enria and Daniel Bausch, Eds.: Elsevier, (2014)

The latest clinical information about the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment of viral haemorrhagic fevers, published in the well-known medical textbook ‘Manson’s Tropical Diseases’, has been made freely available by the publisher. The chapter is aimed at doctors around the world treating patients with all types of viral haemorrhagic fevers. These include Ebola, Margburg fever, Lassa fever, Lujo haemorrhagic fever, South American haemorrhagic fevers and Bunyavirus diseases including Rift Valley fever and Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever. Reproduced from: Farrar J et al. Manson’s Tropical Diseases. 23rd edn. Elsevier; 2014. Chapter 16: Blumberg L et al. Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers. pp. 171-94. © 2014, with permission from Elsevier. ISBN 978-0-7020-5102-9

Diagnosis and treatment of Ebola and Marburg virus disease

M. Bray, M.S.Hirsch, D.Mitty, (2014)

The publisher agreed to open UptoDate and the full content of the Ebola section is now freely available here

Response to Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

Vitillo, B., Eds.: Caritas Internationalis, (2014)

Guidelines for planning and provision of pastoral and social support services

Psychosocial support during an outbreak of Ebola virus disease

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, (2014)

Briefing note prepared by the IFRC Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support, August 2014

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Chapter 197 Ebola and Marburg Viruses

Clarence J. Peters, (2011)

Thanks to WONCA, the leading medical textbook Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine has similarly made its Ebola content available here:§ionid=40726956 Please read the chpater onlline at the website!!

Packaging and Shipping Clinical Specimens Diagram

Centers of Disease Control and Prevention CDC, (2014)

Please download the diagram from the CDC website!

Infection Control for Viral Haemorraghic Fever in the African Health Care Setting

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , World Health Organization WHO, (1998)

Important Guideline for Ebola prevention and control It is designed for the following uses: - for prevention through preparedness--to help African health facilities make advance preparations for responding with appropriate precautions when a VHF (including Ebola) case is suspected. - for planning and conducting in-service training to strengthen standard precautions and VHF isolation precautions. - as a rapid reference when a VHF (i.e. Ebola) case appears at a health facility where no previous VHF preparations have been made.

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