[Source: The Lancet, full page: (LINK). Summary.]
Where economics and epidemics collide: migrant workers and emerging infections
Clarence C Tam, Mishal S Khan, Helena Legido-Quigley
© 2016 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Following widespread criticism about inadequate action during the Ebola epidemic in west Africa,1 the global response is once again being tested by two re-emerging infectious disease threats in the form of Zika and yellow fever viruses. The public health and scientific responses to these challenges have been unprecedented.
Keywords: Research; Migrants; Society; Public Health; Infectious Diseases.