Journal article icon

Journal article

Experiences of face mask use during the COVID-19 pandemic: a qualitative study

Abstract:

The use of face masks and coverings has been a central component of efforts to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and has been legally mandated in some countries. Most academic studies to date, however, have focussed primarily on its effectiveness in reducing SARS-CoV-2 transmission, largely neglecting the social dimensions of mask mandates. In this narrative interview-based study, we consider experiences of face masks, with a particular focus on groups considered to be at a potenti...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1111/1467-9566.13525

Authors


More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0649-6620
More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4363-2887
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Sociology of Health and Illness More from this journal
Volume:
44
Issue:
9
Pages:
1481-1499
Publication date:
2022-08-30
Acceptance date:
2022-06-30
DOI:
EISSN:
1467-9566
ISSN:
0141-9889
Pmid:
36040759
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1278594
Local pid:
pubs:1278594
Deposit date:
2023-01-10

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP