Home Tag "Ebola Outbreak"

British Nurse with Ebola Virus Remains in Critical Condition but has ‘Stabilized’

By Glynn Cosker
Editor, In Homeland Security

Ebola virus patient Pauline Cafferkey remains in critical condition in a London hospital. However, British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt told the House of Commons that Cafferkey’s “condition has deteriorated to a critical state, although she stabilized yesterday and continues to receive the best possible care."

Combating the Spread of Ebola: A Wicked, Chaotic and Complex Problem

By Mel Deaile, Ph.D.
Faculty Member, Military Studies at American Military University

America has seen the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States, the first transmission of Ebola in the United States, the first death from Ebola, and, most recently, a case of Ebola in New York, all within a month of the president saying the possibility of Ebola reaching America was unlikely.