Deadly comrades: war and infectious diseases

  title={Deadly comrades: war and infectious diseases},
  author={Maire Connolly and David L. Heymann},
  journal={The Lancet},
The Need for the Right Socio-Economic and Cultural Fit in the COVID-19 Response in Sub-Saharan Africa: Examining Demographic, Economic Political, Health, and Socio-Cultural Differentials in COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality
  • A. Renzaho
  • Economics, Political Science
    International journal of environmental research and public health
  • 2020
The COVI-19 response needs to adhere to the well-established ‘do no harm’ principle to prevent further damage or suffering as a result of the pandemic and examined through local lenses to inform peace-building initiatives that may yield long-term gains in the post-COVID-19 recovery efforts.
Respiratory Illness in Civilians During War and After Natural Disasters
Health crises may be defined as the occurrence of morbidity and mortality in excess of secular trends, because of natural or man-made disasters, due to armed conflict, population displacement, or a combination of both.
Vaccination of Ukrainian Refugees: Need for Urgent Action.
  • P. Rzymski, H. Falfushynska, A. Fal
  • Medicine, Political Science
    Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • 2022
The potential epidemiological risks associated with the war-induced influx of refugees (COVID-19, measles, pertussis, tetanus, and poliomyelitis) are discussed and the need for their swift management is highlighted through educational campaigns, counteracting anti-science misinformation and pursuing vaccinations of refugees.
Public health concerns over polio in war‐torn Ukraine and nearby regions: Four lessons and a warning from the history of epidemics
As of March 2022, an armed conflict has been unfolding in Ukraine amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. History teaches that infection mortality rises significantly during and after armed conflicts.
A Review of the Environmental Trigger and Transmission Components for Prediction of Cholera
Climate variables influence the occurrence, growth, and distribution of Vibrio cholerae in the aquatic environment. Together with socio-economic factors, these variables affect the incidence and
Perceptions of ebola virus disease among the bambuti hunter group: a mixed-methods study
Findings point to a particular vulnerability of the Bambuti to the effects of EVD, attributable at least in part to multidimensional poverty.
Tropicality and the Choc en Retour of Covid-19 and Climate Change
This article reads ‘pandemic, plague, pestilence and the tropics’ through Covid-­19, climate change and the discourse of tropicality. It asks: What happens, as
COVID-19: observations for contemporary strategists
ABSTRACT This article offers strategic observations about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. It assesses whether the disease outbreak represents an intelligence failure. It describes how the global