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Adherence to Universal Travel Screening in the Emergency Department During Epidemic Ebola Virus Disease.

08:00 EDT 17th October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Adherence to Universal Travel Screening in the Emergency Department During Epidemic Ebola Virus Disease."

During the 2014 West African Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that all emergency department (ED) patients undergo travel screening for risk factors of importing EVD.

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Name: The Journal of emergency medicine
ISSN: 0736-4679
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