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Determining causes of child deaths during the Ebola outbreak in Guinea

Conakry, Guinea


Summary

This project uses verbal autopsies to determine the distribution of causes of death among children under-5 during the recent Ebola outbreak in Guinea. It tests the hypothesis that the outbreak precipitated sharp increases in non-Ebola deaths due to the disruption of healthcare services.

Dates

  • Start Date: 
    05/01/2016
  • End Date: 
    04/30/2018

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