ACTUAL EXPERIENCES IN HANDLING EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE (EVD) IN SIERRA LEONE. A PHARMACIST'S PERSPECTIVE-UNDERSCORING THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE PHARMACY WORKFORCE IN THE FIGHT AGAINST THE EVD
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Presentation
- By: CONTEH-BARRAT, Mohamed (Pharmacy Board of Sierra Leone, Distribution Chain Inspection, Freetown, Sierra Leone)
Backgrounds: In December 2013, health officials in a West Africa Country Guinea started reporting about a mysterious acute illness that was characterized with fever, diarrhoea, vomiting and weakness and in other cases, bleeding. By then, majority of suffers ended up dead shortly after the brief illness. The disease, confrimed to be Ebola Virus.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.