Webcast - Annual Meeting

15-Kraft-Ebola Virus Disease: Inside the Serious Communicable Diseases Unit at Emory University Hospital

  • Duration: 28 minutes
  • Date:JUL.28.2015 2:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Price: $12.00

Member Price: $10.00

Few hospitals in the United States have cared for patients infected with Ebola Virus. This symposium will present the recent experience caring for patients at Emory University Hospital. The biocontainment unit in the hospital is equipped to safely care for patients with highly contagious, severe infectious diseases such as Ebola virus hemorrhagic fever. The design and operation of the Unit will be described as well as the medical and laboratory services provided.