The effect of advances in transportation on the spread of the coronavirus disease: The last is Africa and endemic

  • Myung-Bae Park | parklove5004@naver.com Department of Gerontology Health and Welfare, Pai Chai University, Daejeon, Korea, Republic of.

Abstract

For a long time in the future, transportation will be used only by limited systems that are quarantine friendly. Besides, depending on the circumstances, international or inter-regional travel may be restricted. However, the African continent comprises mostly of developing countries with poor healthcare systems and low health literacy. As a result, it is highly likely that Africa could suffer greater damage than any other region once an outbreak occurs. The fact that countries in Africa must be most concerned about is that COVID-19 may become endemic, and the outbreak may continue for a very long time.

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2021-04-02
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Park, M.-B. (2021). The effect of advances in transportation on the spread of the coronavirus disease: The last is Africa and endemic. Journal of Public Health Research, 10(3). https://doi.org/10.4081/jphr.2021.2058