Category: Health

Covid-19 Ethiopia comprehensive situation report

Editor’s Note: This comprehensive report is compiled by Ethiopian Health Data, a website dedicated to track COVID-19 cases in Ethiopia and Africa. Please click here to download the pdf file of this comprehensive situation report. Background Addis Abeba, May 09/2020…
Op-ed: Covid-19 and patient safety

Ethiopia stepping up readiness for coronavirus disease outbreak. WHO/February 2020 Sosena Kebede, MD, MPH “The physician must … have two special objects in view with regard to disease, namely, to do good or to do no harm” (Adopted from Hippocratic corpus- a…
#COVID19: The case for the public’s health

Despite COVID19 state of emergency prohibiting a gathering of more than 4, Addis Abeba’s busiest open Market, Merkato, remains unrelentingly crowded. Picture: May 02/2020. ©Mussie Mulugeta/Addis standard Sosena Kebede, MD, MPH Addis Abeba, May 08/2020 – The cause for the…