John D. Chovan, James R. Cacchillo
Public Health, Infectious Diseases
Medical Pathology | Nursing | Virus Diseases
Presently, there has been an outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the West African countries of Sierra Leone, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal and Guinea. The outbreak was first discovered in Guinea in March 21, 2014 and has spread to the neighboring countries. This has resulted in a lot of fatalities and is now considered a global public health concern (WHO, 2014).
Seisay, Unisa, "Ebola, a Deadly Viral Disease affecting the West African Country of Sierra Leone" (2014). Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Student Scholarship. Paper 57.