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Women are most affected by pandemics - lessons from past outbreaks

Wenham, Clare ORCID: 0000-0001-5378-3203, Smith, Julia, Davies, Sara E., Feng, Huiyun, Grépin, Karen A., Harman, Sophie, Herten-Crabb, Asha and Morgan, Rosemary (2020) Women are most affected by pandemics - lessons from past outbreaks. Nature, 583 (7815). pp. 194-198. ISSN 0028-0836

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Identification Number: 10.1038/d41586-020-02006-z


The social and economic impacts of COVID-19 fall harder on women than on men. Governments need to gather data and target policy to keep all citizens equally safe, sheltered and secure.

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Additional Information: © 2020 Springer Nature Limited
Divisions: Health Policy
LSE Health
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2020 13:57
Last Modified: 19 Jul 2024 06:48

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