Pre-hospital transportation in Western countries for Ebola patients, comparison of guidelines.

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Pre-hospital transportation in Western countries for Ebola patients, comparison of guidelines.

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Although the epidemic is largely confined to West Africa, most Western countries where there is a possible risk of imported EVD have developed guidelines and procedures for the transport of confirmed or suspected cases of EVD. Specific recommendations are informed by risk for exposure to EVD.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2015-08

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Coignard-Biehler, H., A. Isakov, and J. Stephenson. 2015. "Pre-hospital transportation in Western countries for Ebola patients, comparison of guidelines." Intensive Care Med 41 (8):1472-6.

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Considerations regarding safe transport and transfer for Ebola patients in western countries. [Intensive Care Med. 2015]

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