The Ebola Virus is classed as a level 4 biohazard by the CDC, this means that it is one of the most dangerous forms of virus which there is no vaccine for, it is a form of hemorrhagic fever. When healthcare workers are treating they must wear specialised protective equipment called PPE. PPE restricts your movement and is very hot, especially when its already 116*F, Removing PPE requires special steps to avoid contaminating the wearer. This is the process Ryan must go through every day in Africa. the process in the video has been edited for time. The decon procedure takes around 10 minutes.
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