Ebola comments unwise, Qld doctors admit

Two suspended doctors have said it was unwise to publicly criticise the way Cairns Hospital handled a recent Ebola scare.

The unnamed doctors were stood down on full pay after speaking to the media anonymously about the hospital's treatment of International Red Cross nurse Sue Ellen Kovack, who returned to the state with a low-grade fever after treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but tested negative for the disease.

The Australian Salaried Medical Officers' Federation this week called for their immediate reinstatement,
saying one was