Ebola virus disease surveillance and response preparedness in northern Ghana

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Adokiya, Martin N.; Awoonor-Williams, John K.; (2016)
  • Publisher: Co-Action Publishing
  • Journal: Global Health Action,volume 9 (issn: 1654-9880, eissn: 1654-9716)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3402/gha.v9.29763, pmc: PMC4856840
  • Subject: Original Article | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | core and support functions | Ebola | surveillance | health workers Ghana | Ebola; surveillance; core and support functions; health workers Ghana

Background: The recent Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak has been described as unprecedented in terms of morbidity, mortality, and geographical extension. It also revealed many weaknesses and inadequacies for disease surveillance and response systems in Africa due to u... View more
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