CDC Science Clips: Volume 6, Issue 41, October 10, 2014
Each Tuesday, to enhance awareness of emerging scientific knowledge, selected science clips will be posted here for the public health community. The focus is applied public health research and prevention science that has the capacity to improve health now.
Key Scientific Articles in Featured Topic Areas Subject matter experts decide what topic to feature, and articles are selected from the last 3 to 6 months of published literature. Key topic coincides monthly with other CDC products (e.g. Vital Signs).
Assessment of Ebola virus disease, health care infrastructure, and preparedness – four counties, southeastern Liberia, August 2014 Forrester JD, Pillai SK, Beer KD, Bjork A, Neatherlin J, Massaquoi M, Nyenswah TG, et al. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Oct 7;63:1-3.
Ebola virus disease outbreak – West Africa, September 2014External Incident Management System Ebola Epidemiology Team- CDC , Ministries of Health of Guinea- Sierra Leone- Liberia- Nigeria-, and Senegal , Viral Special Pathogens Branch- National Center for Emerging, Zoonotic Infectious Diseases- CDC . MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Oct 3;63(39):865-6.
John Iskander, MD MPH, Editor Jane Gidudu, MD, MPH, Acting Editor Gail Bang, MLIS, Librarian William (Bill) Thomas, MLIS, Librarian Victoria Burchfield, MLIS, Librarian Kathleen Connick, MSLS, Librarian Jarvis Sims, MIT, MLIS, Librarian
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