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Ebola Outbreak: WHO Ponders Ethics Behind Experimental Treatment of American Victims

World Health Organization said it will convene a panel of medical ethicists to explore the use of experimental treatment in the ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa as there is no registered medicine or vaccine against the virus. There are mainly three experimental options underway currently. The recent treatment of two health workers from Samaritan’s Purse with experimental medicine has ...

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