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Table 2 Summary of studies included in a systematic review and meta-analysis describing case fatality rate for Marburg virus from searched literature globally

From: How severe and prevalent are Ebola and Marburg viruses? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the case fatality rates and seroprevalence

Author and Year of Publication Deaths Cases Country Year & Month of outbreak
Siegert, 1972 [44, 45] 7 31 Germany and Yugoslavia 1967, August
Gear et al., 1975 [91] 1 3 Johannesburg, South Africa 1975, February
Smith et al., 1982 [92] 1 2 Kenya 1980, January
Johnson et al., 1996 [49] 1 1 Kenya 1987, August
Nikiforov et al., 1994 [48] 1 1 Russia 1990
Bausch et al., 2006 [11] 128 154 DRC 1998, October
Towner et al., 2006 [10] 227 252 Angola 2004, October
Adjemian et al., 2011 [51] 1 4 Uganda 2007, June
Centers for Disease & Prevention, 2009 [50] 0 1 USA from Uganda 2008, January
Timen et al., 2009 [93] 1 1 Netherlands from Uganda 2008, July
Albarino et al., 2013 [42, 94] 4 15 Uganda 2012, October
WHO, 2015 [95] 1 1 Uganda 2014, October
  1. DRC Democratic Republic of Congo