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Frontline. Ebola outbreak [electronic resource].

Dabbous, Wael, (producer,, director.). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Directed by David Fanning. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 30 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: PBS, 2014.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by David Fanning.
Summary, etc.: In collaboration with the Channel 4 foreign affairs series Unreported World, FRONTLINE travels to the epicenter of the Ebola crisis to see firsthand how and why the outbreak has spiraled out of control-and to meet the families being devastated by the deadly virus, and the health workers trying to stop it. FRONTLINE goes inside an emergency field hospital run by Doctors Without Borders, where the morgue is overflowing, and victims keep on coming. FRONTLINE also follows an investigator from Sierra Leone's Ebola surveillance unit, who despite the risks, travels into villages looking for victims, and trying to identify and isolate everyone they might have come into contact with.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Ebola virus disease > Sierra Leone.
Public health > Sierra Leone.

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