How many Americans could get Ebola? Study provides estimates

March 31, 2015 5:59 PM

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How many Americans could get Ebola? Study provides estimates

The United States could have had more than a dozen Ebola cases monthly during the height of the epidemic in West Africa last year, and a half dozen cases in treatment simultaneously, according to a new study.

Researchers estimated the potential highest number and lowest number of U.S. Ebola cases, and how many people would need treatment in this country at the same time. The study used data mostly from the fall of 2014, when the rate of new Ebola cases in West Africa was at its highest. The actual number...

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