Severe Ebola virus disease with vascular leakage and multiorgan failure: treatment of a patient in intensive care.

@article{Wolf2015SevereEV,
  title={Severe Ebola virus disease with vascular leakage and multiorgan failure: treatment of a patient in intensive care.},
  author={T Wolf and Gerrit Kann and Stephan Becker and Christoph Stephan and H R Brodt and Philipp de Leuw and Thomas Gr{\"u}newald and T. J. Vogl and Volkhard A. J. Kempf and Oliver T. Keppler and Kai Zacharowski},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2015},
  volume={385 9976},
  pages={1428-35}
}
BACKGROUND In the current epidemic of Ebola virus disease in western Africa, many aid workers have become infected. Some of these aid workers have been transferred to specialised hospitals in Europe and the USA for intensified treatment, providing the potential for unique insight into the clinical course of Ebola virus disease under optimised supportive measures in isolation units. METHODS A 38-year-old male doctor who had contracted an Ebola virus infection in Sierra Leone was airlifted to… CONTINUE READING

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