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The new COVID-19 poor and the neglected tropical diseases resurgence

Hotez, Peter, Fenwick, Alan and Molyneux, David ORCID: (2021) 'The new COVID-19 poor and the neglected tropical diseases resurgence'. Infectious Diseases of Poverty, Vol 10.

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More than 100 million people are facing a return to extreme poverty because of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), while new estimates suggest that threenations—India, Nigeria, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo—may suffer the greatest economic contractions. Such findings will have profound consequences in terms of our ability to control or eliminate the most widely prevalent neglected tropical diseases.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health > Health Problems of Special Population Groups > WA 395 Health in developing countries
WC Communicable Diseases > Virus Diseases > Viral Respiratory Tract Infections. Respirovirus Infections > WC 505 Viral respiratory tract infections
WC Communicable Diseases > Tropical and Parasitic Diseases > WC 680 Tropical diseases (General)
Faculty: Department: Biological Sciences > Department of Tropical Disease Biology
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Depositing User: Cathy Waldron
Date Deposited: 05 Feb 2021 09:59
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2021 09:59


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