Ebola Literature

Biava M, Caglioti C, Bordi L, et al. Detection of viral RNA in tissues following plasma clearance from Ebola virus infected patient. PLoS Pathog 2017 Jan 5;13(1):e1006065

Bibby K, Fischer RJ, Casson LW, et al. Disinfection of Ebola virus in sterilized municipal wastewater. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Feb 1;11(2):e0005299

Bower H, Glynn JR. A systematic review and meta-analysis of Seroprevalence surveys of ebolavirus infection. Sci Data 2017 (published online Jan 31)

Chatman House. Sierra Leone's response to the Ebola outbreak: management strategies and key responder experiences. Mar 31, 2017

Colavita F, Biava M, Castilletti C, et al. Measles cases during Ebola outbreak, West Africa, 2013-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 18)

Delamou A, El Ayadi AM, Sidibe S, et al. Effect of Ebola virus disease on maternal and child health services in Guinea: a retrospective observational cohort study. Lancet Glob Health 2017 (published online Feb 22)

DeVries A, Talley P, Sweet K, et al. Development and implementation of the Ebola traveler monitoring program and clinical outcomes of monitored travelers during October-May 2015, Minnesota. PLoS One 2016 Dec 1;11(12):e0166797

Dornemann J, Burzio C, Ronsse A, et al.First newborn baby to receive experimental therapies survives Ebola virus disease. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 9)

Etard JF, Sow MS, Leroy S, et al. Multidisciplinary assessment of post-Ebola sequelae in Guinea (Postebogui): an observational cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 13)

Fink D, Cropley I, Jacobs M, et al. Febrile illness in healthcare workers caring for Ebola virus disease patients in a high-resource setting. Euro Surveill 2017 Jan 26;22(4):pii=30449

Fitzgerald F, Wing K, Naveed A, et al. Risk in the "Red Zone": outcomes for children admitted to Ebola holding units in Sierra Leone without Ebola virus disease. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 20)

 

Funk S, Ciglenecki I, Tiffany A, et al. The impact of control strategies and behavioural changes on the elimination of Ebola from Lofa County, Liberia. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Apr 10)

Garske T, Cori A, Ariyarajah A, et al. Heterogeneities in the case fatality ratio in the West African Ebola outbreak 2013-2016. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Apr 10)

Glynn JR, Bower H, Johnson S, et al. Asymptomatic infection and unrecognized Ebola virus disease in Ebola-affected households in Sierra Leone: a cross-sectional study using a new non-invasive assay for antibodies to Ebola virus. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 27)

Haas CN, Rycroft T, Bibby K, et al. Risks from Ebolavirus discharge from hospitals to sewer workers. Water Environ Res 2017 Apr 1;89(4):357-68

Hartley MA, Young A, Tran AM, et al. Predicting Ebola severity: a clinical prioritization score for Ebola virus disease. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Feb 2;11(2):e0005265

Henao-Restrepo AM, Camacho A, Longini IM, et al. Efficacy and effectiveness of an rVSV-vectored vaccine in preventing Ebola virus disease: final results from the Guinea ring vaccination, open-label, cluster-randomised trial (Ebola Ca Suffit!) Lancet 2016 (published online Dec 22)

Henwood PC, Bebell LM, Roshania R, et al. Ebola virus disease and pregnancy: a retrospective cohort study of patients managed at five Ebola treatment units in West Africa.  Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 31)

International Ebola Response Team. Exposure patterns driving Ebola transmission in West Africa: a retrospective observational study. PLoS Med 2016 Nov 15;13(11):e1002170

Janke C, Heim KM, Steiner F, et al. Beyond Ebola treatment units: severe infection temporary treatment units as an essential element of Ebola case management during an outbreak. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Feb 6;17:124

Kabore HJ, Desamu-Thorpe R, Jean-Charles L, et al. Monitoring of persons with risk for exposure to Ebola virus — United States, November 3, 2014-December 27, 2015. MMWR 2016 Dec 16;65(49):1401-4

Keita M, Conte F, Diallo B, et al. Lessons learned by surveillance during the tail-end of the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, June-October 2015: a case series. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Apr 24;17:304

Lau MSY, Dalziel BD, Funk S, et al. Spatial and temporal dynamics of superspreading events in the 2014-2015 West Africa Ebola epidemic. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2017 (published online Feb 13)

Mbala P, Baguelin M, Ngay I, et al. Evaluating the frequency of asymptomatic Ebola virus infection. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Apr 10)

Mohammed H, Vandy AO, Stretch R, et al. Sequelae and other conditions in Ebola virus disease survivors, Sierra Leone, 2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 30)

Pettitt J, Higgs E, Fallah M, et al. Assessment and optimization of the GeneXpert diagnostic platform for detection of Ebola virus RNA in seminal fluid. J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 21)

Rudolf F, Damkjaer M, Lunding S, et al. Influence of referral pathway on Ebola virus disease case-fatality rate and effect of survival selection bias. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 10)

Rulli MC, Santini M, Hayman DTS, et al. The nexus between forest fragmentation in Africa and Ebola virus disease outbreaks. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Feb 14)

Sahr F, Ansumana R, Massaquoi TA, et al. Evaluation of convalescent whole blood for treating Ebola virus disease in Freetown, Sierra Leone. J Infect 2016 (published online Nov 17)

Sandi C, Barrie O, Kanu H, et al. Impact of increasing the number of Ebola surveillance officers — Kambia district, Sierra Leone, September 2014-September 2015. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2017 Jan 27;66(3):90-1

Sell TK, Boddie C, McGinty EE, et al. Media messages and perception of risk for Ebola virus infection, United States. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 30)

Senga M, Koi A, Moses L, et al. Contact tracing performance during the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Kenema district, Sierra Leone. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Apr 10)

Sissoko D, Duraffour S, Kerber R, et al. Persistence and clearance of Ebola virus RNA from seminal fluid of Ebola virus disease survivors: a longitudinal analysis and modelling study. Lancet Glob Health 2017 Jan;5(1):e80-8

Sissoko D, Keita M, Diallo B, et al. Ebola virus persistence in breast milk after no reported illness: a likely source of virus transmission from mother to child.  Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 10)

Skrip LA, Fallah MP, Gaffney SG, et al. Characterizing risk of Ebola transmission based on frequency and type of case-contact exposures. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Apr 10)

Spence EH, Huff M, Shattuck K, et al. Ebola virus and Marburg virus in human milk are inactivated by Holder pasteurization. J Hum Lact 2017 (published online Jan 30)

Stone E, Miller L, Jasperse J, et al. Community event-based surveillance for Ebola virus disease in Sierra Leone: implementation of a national-level system during a crisis. PLoS Curr 2016 Dec 7

Sun X, Samba TT, Yao J, et al. Impact of the Ebola outbreak on routine immunization in western area, Sierra Leone — a field survey from an Ebola epidemic area. BMC Public Health 2017 Apr 26;17:363

Valencia C, Bah H, Fatoumata B, et al. Network visualization for outbreak response: mapping the Ebola virus disease (EVD) chains of transmission in N'Zerekore, Guinea. J Infect 2016 (published online Nov 10)

van Griensven J, Bah EI, Haba N, et al. Electrolyte and metabolic disturbances in Ebola patients during a clinical trial, Guinea, 2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 17)

Waxman M, Aluisio AR, Rege S, et al. Characteristics and survival of patients with Ebola virus infection, malaria, or both in Sierra Leone: a retrospective cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 28)

Winslow RL, Milligan ID, Voysey M, et al. Immune responses to novel adenovirus type 26 and modified vaccinia virus Ankara-vectored Ebola vaccines at 1 year. (Letter) JAMA 2017 Mar 14;317(10):1075-7

Wolfe MK, Gallandat K, Daniels K, et al. Handwashing and Ebola virus disease outbreaks: a randomized comparison of soap, hand sanitizer, and 0.05% chlorine solutions on the inactivation and removal of model organism Phi6 and E. coli from hands and persistence in rinse water. PLoS One 2017 Feb 23;12(2):e0172734

Zhu FC, Wurie AH, Hou LH, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of a recombinant adenovirus type-5 vector-based Ebola vaccine in healthy adults in Sierra Leone: a single-centre, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 2 trial. Lancet 2016 (published online Dec 22)

Zinszer K, Morrison K, Verma A, et al. Spatial determinants of Ebola virus disease risk for the West African epidemic. PLoS Curr 2017 Mar 31

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