Ebola Ethics and Public Health What Next
Kass, N. (2014). Ebola, Ethics, and Public Health: What Next? Annals of Internal Medicine. 161(10):744-745.
The authors review several ethical public health questions surrounding actions taken during the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak. The implications of highly experimental vaccination treatment, and the visibility of transporting infected health care workers from the affected regions is explored. Recommendations include developing clear public communications strategies to reduce rumors and prevent misconceptions.