A nosocomial outbreak of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever at Tygerberg Hospital. Part II. Management of patients.

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During the outbreak of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) at Tygerberg Hospital 8 patients were diagnosed positive. CCHF was diagnosed in another patient several months later. The treatment of these 9 cases is outlined. When it became evident that CCHF could present with a spectrum of severity, treatment was adjusted according to each patient's… (More)

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@article{Eeden1985ANO, title={A nosocomial outbreak of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever at Tygerberg Hospital. Part II. Management of patients.}, author={P J van Eeden and Stephan F. van Eeden and Josette Joubert and Jordan B King and Bernard W Van de Wal and William Lance Michell}, journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde}, year={1985}, volume={68 10}, pages={718-21} }