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Title: Ebola haemorrhagic fever outbreak in Masindi District, Uganda: outbreak description and lessons learned
Authors: Borchert, Matthias
Mutyaba, Imaam
Van Kerkhove, Maria D
Lutwama, Julius
Luwaga, Henry
Bisoborwa, Geoffrey
Turyagaruka, John
Pirard, Patricia
Ndayimirije, Nestor
Roddy, Paul
Van Der Stuyft, Patrick
Affiliation: Unit of Epidemiology and Disease Control, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium; Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK; District Directorate of Health Services, Masindi, Uganda; MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College, London, UK; Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda; Médecins Sans Frontières, Brussels, Belgium; World Health Organisation African Region, Kampala, Uganda; Médecins Sans Frontières, Barcelona, Spain; Institute of Tropical Medicine and International Health, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; Masindi District Health Office, Masindi, Uganda; MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College, London, UK; Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda; National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Programme, Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda; World Health Organization, Uganda Country Office, Kampala, Uganda; Masindi District Health Office, Masindi, Uganda; World Health Organization Liberia, Monrovia, Liberia; Médecins Sans Frontières - Spain, Barcelona, Spain; Unit of Epidemiology and Disease Control, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Citation: BMC Infect Dis 2011;11:357
Publisher: BioMed Central
Journal: BMC Infectious Diseases
Issue Date: 28-Dec-2011
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10144/213249
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-11-357
PubMed ID: 22204600
Additional Links: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22204600/
Abstract: ABSTRACT:
Type: Article
Language: en
MeSH: Ebola virus
Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola
ISSN: 1471-2334
Rights: Archived with thanks to BMC Infectious Diseases and Open Access
Appears in topics: Other Diseases

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