CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden
CDC director on Ebola crisis
Eight ways Ebola threatens the children of West Africa
CDC actively conducting contact tracing
The video describes contact tracing, a method used by CDC and partners to identify new Ebola cases quickly and isolate patients as soon as they show symptoms, preventing spread to others. The video demonstrates how even one missed contact can keep Ebola spreading and that careful tracing of contacts and isolating new cases can stop the outbreak.
- Page last reviewed: January 20, 2015
- Page last updated: January 20, 2015
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