Flying higher than politics: The goal of preventive medicine at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic

Francesco M Galassi, Michael Habicht, Donald Pate, Elena Varotto

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Abstract

Dear Editor-in-Chief,

The present SARS-CoV-2-caused COVID-19 pandemic [1] has clearly shown that great health crises can elicit heated political and scientific debates. The history of medicine teaches us how, throughout the centuries, the medical art has seen vicious attacks against pioneers and their discoveries as well as fundamental advances slowed down as a result of such issues.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Internal Medicine
Early online date1 Jan 2021
DOIs
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 1 Jan 2021

Keywords

  • Covid-19
  • Prevention
  • Vaccine
  • History of medicine
  • Politics
  • Debate
  • COVID-19

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