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Attitude toward immunization and risk perception of measles, rubella, mumps, varicella, and pertussis in health care workers working in 6 hospitals of Florence, Italy 2011.

Health care workers (HCWs) are at risk of infection and transmission of vaccine-preventable infectious diseases. In recent years cases of measles or varicella in health care workers were observed with increasing frequency. 308 more words

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Johns Hopkins Develops Ebola Suits

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — As Africa endures its worst Ebola outbreak, local innovators are doing their best to fight back. As Alex Demetrick reports, that includes a team from Johns Hopkins, focused on protecting health care workers on the front lines. 340 more words

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Of the heart

As a doctor, I draw my biggest inspiration from people like Dr. Georges Bwelle, people who care for others with unremitting dedication and love. Dr. Bwelle works tirelessly as a surgeon by day serving the people of his native Yaounde, Cameroon. 85 more words

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West African Workers Respond to Ebola

The threat of the Ebola virus remains at large in Western Africa, and the disease is impacting healthcare workers in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone. In early November, hundreds of health workers involved in treating Ebola patients… 832 more words

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The power of gratitude

This is the story of a mother named Kellie and her journey to find the heroic healthcare workers who saved her son’s life. This is also a story of gratitude and the impact that a simple heartfelt ‘thank you’ can have on someone’s life.

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Ebola -their sacrifice

These poems are dedicated to healthcare personnel who are helping patients with Ebola including those who have succumbed to the disease and also Dr. Martin Salia who died from the disease last week. 166 more words