Global aspects of epidemiology and decision-making in the COVID-19 pandemic
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Vargas-Uricoechea, H., & Vargas-Sierra, H. (2020). Global aspects of epidemiology and decision-making in the COVID-19 pandemic. Revista Colombiana De Endocrinología, Diabetes &Amp; Metabolismo, 7(2S), 43–54.


The current pandemic triggered by the SARS-CoV-2/ COVID-19 has tested the responsiveness of different health systems in the world. Pandemics have accompanied humans since their origins; however, much uncertainty arises from questions about the different scenarios that may arise during or after the pandemic. This review addresses the global epidemiological aspects of COVID-19 and the likely consequences of different strategies from the point of view of public health.
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