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How can hospitals help people with Ebola survive?

Dr. Darria Long Gillespie, MD
Emergency Medicine
Emory is one of the few hospitals in the US that has a specialized unit to treat highly infectious disease, says Darria Long Gillespie, MD, chief doctor at Sharecare. In this video, she explains how this unit was able to help Ebola patients survive.

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