Ebola: fever definitions might delay detection in non-epidemic areas.


The current Ebola outbreak in west Africa is the most extensive since discovery of the virus and involves cases in non-epidemic areas. A major task is the early detection of patients with Ebola to implement appropriate care and infection-control measures. Suspected cases are patients with fever and an exposure history during the previous 21 days. However… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61787-6


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