Ebola: advice and risk assessment for universities and FE colleges

How to assess unwell students in further educational establishments for Ebola virus disease, and ensure the appropriate organisations are informed.

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[Withdrawn] Ebola: advice and risk assessment for universities and further educational establishments

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This guidance was written during the 2014 to 2015 Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

This algorithm has been developed to assist universities and other further educational establishments who may have students returning or visiting from affected countries.

Published 29 August 2014
Last updated 16 February 2015 + show all updates
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