Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Advances in Ebola Control

Edited by Samuel Ikwaras Okware

Uganda National Health Research Organisation

Ebola epidemics have had immediate and lasting impact in Africa and beyond, with its high case fatality and societal disruption. Its rapid spread, coupled with the limited knowledge, serves as a recipe for disaster and panic in the community. Health workers are particularly at risk, paying heavily with their lives. Sharing knowledge from various experts in basic sciences that support vaccine and drug development, as well as improving community surveillance and case management, enriches our understanding of this highly fatal and contagious disease. In a world that is fast becoming a global village, communicable diseases from low-resource setting are gradually becoming a global health threat. This book seeks to discuss emerging advances in the Ebola control.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Advances in Ebola ControlEdited by Samuel Ikwaras Okware

Published: April 26th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69364

ISBN: 978-1-78923-071-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-070-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-381-9

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

4358 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

13 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. A Historical Review of Ebola Outbreaks

By Kasangye Kangoy Aurelie, Mutangala Muloye Guy, Ngoyi Fuamba Bona, Kaya Mulumbati Charles, Avevor Patrick Mawupemor and Li Shixue


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Registering Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Both as a Multiple Cause of Death and as a Notifiable Disease in Africa: Comparison Between the Ideal and the Reality

By Sulaiman Bah


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Outcomes in Baby Deliveries among Pregnant Ebola Survivors

By Wen-Ta Chiu, Jonathan Wu, Stanley Toy, Rachele Hwong, John J Stewart and Jennifer Chang


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Predicting Candidate Epitopes on Ebola Virus for Possible Vaccine Development

By Maryam Hemmati, Ehsan Raoufi and Hossein Fallahi


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Bioinformatics Approach to Screening and Developing Drug against Ebola

By Usman Sumo Friend Tambunan, Ahmad Husein Alkaff and Mochammad Arfin Fardiansyah Nasution


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£100

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase