Chief doctor fights deadly Ebola virus outbreak in Sierra Leone contracted, one of a growing list of infected health care workers, while the struggle to stop them from spreading through West Africa.
Ebola killed 632 people across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone outbreak started in February, putting pressure on a number of weak health systems facing one of the canada goose sale parka in the world, despite the wave of international help.In a sign of growing frustration at the the inability of governments in the region to combat the outbreak, the Liberian whose brother died in the fire along with the Ministry of Health in protest of the disease environment.
In a statement, the presidential administration said 39-year-old Sheikh Omar Khan, a virologist in Sierra Leone is credited with treating more than 100 victims of canada goose sale price, were transferred to the treatment ward run by the medical charity Doctors Without Borders source. nurse at the doctor confirmed that she was alive and receiving treatment, but gave no details about his condition.
Khan was declared a “national hero” by the Ministry of Health for its efforts to fight the epidemic, which killed 206 people in West nation.There no cure or vaccine for
canada goose sale redflagdeals virus, which can kill up to 90 percent are infected, although mortality current epidemic is about 60 percent.
It was not immediately clear how Khan caught the virus. His colleagues told Reuters that he was always meticulous protection, in a jumpsuit, mask, gloves and shoes. Three days ago, three nurses working in the same rehabilitation center near Khan died of Ebola disease.
Tarik Jasarevic, representative of the World Health Organization, said that about 100 health professionals have been infected with the Ebola virus in three countries, with 50 of them canada goose sale review. “Personal protective equipment is too hot. But it’s not a very strict procedure using that as you take it out, which can be reused or not,” he said.Earlier this month, Samuel Muhumuza Mutoro Senior Ugandan doctor working in Liberia died after treated infected patients.