February 23, 2017

Disease ‘Superspreaders’ Accounted for Nearly Two-Thirds of Ebola Cases, Study Finds

(The Washington Post) – They are called superspreaders, the minority of people who are responsible for infecting many others during epidemics of infectious diseases. Perhaps the most famous superspreader was Typhoid Mary, presumed to have infected 51 people, three of … Read More

December 20, 2016

A New Edition of BMC Medical Ethics Is Now Available

BMC Medical Ethics (vol. 17, no. 57-65, 2016) is available online. Articles include: “Seeking Consent for Research with Indigenous Communities: A Systematic Review” by Fitzpatrick E, Martiniuk A, D’Antoine H, Oscar J, Carter M, Elliott E “National Ethics Guidance in Sub-Saharan … Read More

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