J Med Ethics Hist Med 2020 27;13:31. Epub 2020 Dec 27.
Researcher, Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Turk J Med Sci 2021 Sep 19. Epub 2021 Sep 19.
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has alarmed the world since its first emergence. As pregnancy is characterized by significant changes in cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine and immunological systems, there are concerns on issues like the course of disease in pregnant women, safety of medications, route of delivery and risk of obstetric complications. The aim of this review is to summarize the current literature in the management of pregnant women during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
J Public Health (Oxf) 2021 Sep 17. Epub 2021 Sep 17.
Université de Montpellier, Montpellier Recherche en Economie, Avenue Raymond Dugrand, 34960 Cedex 2, Montpellier, France.
Background: Few studies have investigated the influence of COVID-19 conspiracy theories on digital contact-tracing adoption and the differentiated uptake of digital contact-tracing by COVID-19 risk factor and by exposure risk.Methods: Using a cross-sectional survey conducted in France in November 2020 (N = 1042), we investigate the factors associated with the use of the French 'TousAntiCovid' contact-tracing application. Our independent variables of interest include COVID-19 and 'TousAntiCovid' perceptions, trust in the government, time and risk preferences and the level of adherence to COVID-19 conspiracy theories. Read More
NOHA, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV), Ruhr-Universität Bochum, 44787 Bochum, Germany.
NOHA, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict (IFHV), Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum 44787, Germany.
Serbia's regional influence in the western Balkans enhanced strategic geopolitical partnership with Russia and China during COVID-19 pandemic. This paper critically analyzes Serbia COVID-19 vaccine strategy to the public health in the western Balkans. Importantly, this paper proposes strategic policy by enhancing 'joint coordinated EU-US-western Balkans COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing production' to accelerate inoculation, address gaps on vaccine hesitancy and promote long-term post-pandemic recovery plan to build back together and achieve herd immunity. Read More