Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey tests negative for virus
Pauline Cafferkey has tested negative for the Ebola virus, NHS authorities have said, after she was rushed to hospital for a fourth time since her return from Sierra Leone in 2014.
The 40-year-old nurse underwent further tests under the care of the infectious diseases team at Queen Elizabeth University hospital, Glasgow, where she was taken under police escort on Thursday morning.
A spokesperson for the hospital said: “Following a detailed assessment we can provide reassurance that there is no risk to the public.”
Police Scotland confirmed that they had provided an escort “as a matter of... read more
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