Ebola News


Sep

25

2014
MSF: Filovirus Haemorrhagic Fever Guideline

MSF: Filovirus Haemorrhagic Fever Guideline

The Filovirus Haemorrhagic Fever (FHF) Guideline gives a short explanation and a comprehensive overview of all intervention strategy components (including planning for patient isolation in a health facility, medication required during caring for a patient, contract tracing, etc.) needed during a Médecins sans Frontières (MSF) intervention in Marburg and Ebola viral haemorrhagic fever outbreaks. It is a practical summary of the MSF Ebola & Marburg...

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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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Sep

26

2006
WHO: Management of Waste from Injection Activities at District Level

WHO: Management of Waste from Injection Activities at District Level

This guide is designed as a simple and practical tool to help District Health Managers elaborate a realistic District level plan to reduce improper disposal of waste from injection activities. It is offered in French and English, and a poster (in both languages) is available as well.  



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