Unmasking nipah: India’s battle against an emerging pathogen
- Nursing & Care Open Access Journal
Emele Arthur Hayford,2
The emergence of the Nipah virus as an infectious disease threat necessitates a thorough examination of India’s multifaceted response. This commentary delves into India’s tenacious battle against the Nipah virus, offering a detailed exploration of its response efforts, key lessons, and an extensive set of future recommendations. As a zoonotic pathogen originating in fruit bats, the Nipah virus presents a profound challenge to healthcare systems, demanding a comprehensive and adaptable strategy.
nipah virus, healthcare systems, SARS-CoV