Strategies for drug production and procurement in a context of technological dependency.
- Political ScienceCadernos de saude publica
This story is an example of Brazil’s efforts to free itself of foreign dependency in the production and purchase of essential goods such as drugs, antisera, and vaccines, as well as the adoption of a series of instruments to promote domestic production of active ingredients and medicines.
The Welfare Cost of Vaccine Misallocation, Delays and Nationalism
- EconomicsJournal of Benefit-Cost Analysis
The welfare impact of the strong French anti-vax movement, and of the prohibition of an immunity passport are measured, and the global death toll is increased by 20%.
Lessons learned from a global perspective of COVID-19
- Political Science, MedicineClinics in Chest Medicine
Resumen analítico de la experiencia chilena de la pandemia COVID-19, 2020-2022
- Cuadernos Médico Sociales
Objetivo. Realizar un análisis crítico de la evolución de 2 años y medio de la pandemia en Chile, evaluando su relación con aspectos socioculturales propios de este país y con las…
Label-free electrochemical immunosensor for highly sensitive COVID-19 spike protein detection
- BiologySensors and Actuators Reports
Quantifying Changes in Vaccine Coverage in Mainstream Media as a Result of the COVID-19 Outbreak: Text Mining Study
- MedicineJMIR infodemiology
This work is the first systematic text mining study of front-page vaccine news headlines in the context of COVID-19, and highlights important interactions between the volume of news and overall polarization.
Barriers to COVID-19 Health Products in Low-and Middle-Income Countries During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Rapid Systematic Review and Evidence Synthesis
- Medicine, Political ScienceFrontiers in Public Health
The review revealed that barriers to COVID-19 health products were commonly caused by market forces, the unavailability, inaccessibility, and unaffordability of the products, incongruent donors' agenda and funding, and unreliable health and supply systems.
What is Global Health Equity? A Proposed Definition
- Political ScienceAnnals of global health
The term “global health equity” has become more visible in recent years, yet we were unable to find a formal definition of the term. Our Viewpoint addresses this gap by offering a discussion of this…
Culture and COVID-19: Impact of Cross-Cultural Dimensions on Behavioral Responses
The global pandemic of COVID-19 has impacted every sphere of human life across all nations of the world. Countries adapted and responded to the crisis in different ways with varied outcomes and…
Effectiveness of Bacille Calmette-Guerin Vaccination Policies in Reducing Infection and Severity of COVID-19: a Systematic Review Protocol
- MedicineJournal of Medicine, University of Santo Tomas
A systematic review synthesizing evidence regarding the effects of BCG in curtailing the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic can ultimately guide health authorities and policy makers create evidence-based decisions regarding BCG vaccination policies and clinical trials related to CO VID-19 control and prevention.