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Modeling the impact of interventions on an epidemic of ebola in sierra leone and liberia.

Authors
  • Rivers, Caitlin M
  • Lofgren, Eric T
  • Marathe, Madhav
  • Eubank, Stephen
  • Lewis, Bryan L
Type
Published Article
Journal
PLoS Currents
Publisher
Public Library of Science
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2014
Volume
6
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1371/currents.outbreaks.4d41fe5d6c05e9df30ddce33c66d084c
PMID: 25685630
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

Near-term, practical interventions to address the ongoing Ebola epidemic may have a beneficial impact on public health, but they will not result in the immediate halting, or even obvious slowing of the epidemic. A long-term commitment of resources and support will be necessary to address the outbreak.

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