The Need for a New Strategy for Ebola Vaccination
Bausch, D.G. (2021). The Need for a New Strategy for Ebola Vaccination. Nature Medicine. 27:580-581.
Deciding who to vaccinate for Ebola virus in regions at high risk for Ebola outbreaks is difficult because geographic locations of outbreaks are inconsistent, and the understanding of the virus’s reservoirs continues to be limited. This article proposes routine vaccination of at-risk healthcare and frontline workers. It also recommends targeted vaccination during outbreaks.