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Ebola outbreak shuts down malaria-control efforts

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Erika Check Hayden. Ebola outbreak shuts down malaria-control efforts. Nature 2014
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'Routine health care has collapsed during the outbreak, because both patients and providers have shunned clinics for fear of infection. As a result, tens of thousands of people could die from treatable causes...
'In Guinea ... authorities bury Ebola victims with their bed nets to prevent the spread of infection; this has raised suspicion that the nets have some inherent connection to Ebola...'

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Erika Check Hayden

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2014
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October