Atul Gawande

Independent Journalist

Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Atul Gawande

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10/02/14The Ebola Epidemic Is
“This case is serious,” Rick Perry, the Governor of Texas, said on Wednesday at a press conference at Texas Health Presbyterian hospital in Dallas, where the first patient diagnosed with the Ebola virus disease in the United States was being treated. “Rest assured that our system is working as it should. Professionals on every level of the chain of command know what to do to minimize this potential risk to the people of Texas and this country.” Then, a few minutes later, hospital leaders confessed that, in fact, the prof...