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Is the U.S. pursuing the right strategy against Ebola?
Is the U.S. pursuing the right strategy against Ebola?

Just two months ago, patients were being turned away from Ebola treatment units in Liberia because there weren’t enough beds to cope with the spiraling caseload. President Obama dispatched hundreds of troops to build and supply 17 new units, along with a 25-bed field hospital dedicated to treating infected healthcare workers. But before the first of the 100-bed units opened this month in Tubmanburg, there were signs that the epidemic was slowing down. The number of new cases reported in Lofa County, where Liberia’s outbreak began, decreased from a peak of 153 in the week ending Aug. 16 to four new cases in the week ending Nov. 1, according to a report issued by the U.S....

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