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Nurses at Dallas hospital describe poor safety measures with Ebola victim
Nurses at Dallas hospital describe poor safety measures with Ebola victim

Nurses at a Texas hospital where a Liberian man died of Ebola described a confused and chaotic response to his arrival in the emergency room, alleging in a statement Tuesday that he languished for hours in a room with other patients and that hospital authorities resisted isolating him. UPDATE: Second healthcare worker tests positive for Ebola  In addition, they said, the nurses tending him had flimsy protective gear and no proper training from hospital administrators in handling such a patient. The allegations, made under unusual circumstances, provided the first detailed portrait of Thomas Eric Duncan's second trip to the emergency room, where he arrived by ambulance days...

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