Ebola s Curse

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  • Author : Michael B.A. Oldstone
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 126 pages
  • ISBN : 0128138890
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Ebola s Curse

Ebola s Curse
  • Author : Michael B.A. Oldstone,Madeleine R. Oldstone
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 July 2017
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Ebola‘s Curse: 2013-2016 Outbreak in West Africa is about hemorrhagic fever viruses, especially Ebola, its initial origin in central Africa 1976, its unprecedented appearance in West Africa in 2013. The book records in sequence and detective style how the initial outbreak of Ebola from the index case in rural Guinea traveled to Sierra Leone, the work and fate of those working in the Kenema Government Hospital (KGH) isolation ward in Sierra Leone. The book provides vignettes of the three main players

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  • Publisher : Archway Publishing
  • Release : 04 June 2021
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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
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  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 09 March 2015
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 02 January 2019
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 12 April 2018
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  • Publisher : Science Thrillers Media
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  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 10 July 2015
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  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 27 May 2015
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 15 January 2019
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This comprehensive account of the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history examines its devastating effects on West Africa’s most vulnerable populations: pregnant women and children. Noted experts across disciplines assess health care systems’ responses to the epidemic in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, emphasizing key areas such as pregnancy, prenatal services, childbirth, neonatal care, and survivor health among pregnant and non-pregnant women. The 30 chapters hone in on gender-based social issues exacerbated during the outbreak, from violence against women and girls

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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 01 December 2016
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