Ebola News


Oct

13

2014
Ebola: A Poem for the Living

Ebola: A Poem for the Living

United Methodist Communications, Chocolate Moose Media and iheed have collaborated to produce an animated video for use in West Africa that helps dispel myths about how Ebola is spread and promotes prevention of the disease. Ebola: A Poem for the Living


Sep

26

2014
CDC: Infection Control Posters for the African Health Care Setting

CDC: Infection Control Posters for the African Health Care Setting

These eight signs were designed to be hung in various parts of health care facilities to improve infection control. The posters are available in English, French and Portuguese.  There is a simple statement and a black and white image on each sign. Health care workers only English French Portuguese Isolation Unit – health care workers only English French Portuguese Mask and goggles mandatory English French...

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Jan

28

2014
CDC: Infection Control for Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers in the African Health Care Setting

CDC: Infection Control for Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers in the African Health Care Setting

This manual, prepared collaboratively by CDC and WHO, attempts to address the issues of early provisional diagnosis and response within a limited infrastructure. 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 case is suspected. for planning and conducting in-service training to strengthen standard precautions and VHF isolation...

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