AMA calls for emergency meeting on Ebola

“Just because we haven’t had a case yet doesn’t mean we won’t get one,” AMA president Associate Professor Brian Owler said. “If the situation in west Africa gets further out of control, the chances of it coming to Australia escalate.” 

Confirmation that a second nurse at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas is infected with Ebola has shaken confidence that western health systems can deflect the disease, prompting President Barack Obama to call a crisis