WHO has published Ebola virus disease update - west Africa. Excerpt, reformatted:
New cases and deaths attributable to EVD continue to be reported by the Ministries of Health in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone. Between 7 and 9 August 2014, 69 new cases (laboratory-confirmed, probable, and suspect cases) of EVD and 52 deaths were reported from the four countries as follows:
• Guinea, 11 new cases and 6 deaths;
• Liberia, 45 new cases and 29 deaths;
• Nigeria, 0 new cases and 0 deaths; and
• Sierra Leone, 13 new cases and 17 deaths.
The totals: 1,848 cases (confirmed, probable, and suspect) and 1.013 deaths.