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Health system preparedness for COVID-19 and its impacts on frontline health-care workers in Nepal: a qualitative study among frontline health-care workers and policy-makers

Abstract:
Background:
Rapidly growing coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to the health system in Nepal. The main objective of this study was to explore the health system preparedness for COVID-19 and its impacts on frontline health-care workers in Nepal.
Methods:
Semi-structured interviews were conducted among 32 health-care workers who were involved in clinical care of COVID-19 patients and four policy-makers... Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1017/dmp.2021.204

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0000-0003-3542-8130
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ORCID:
0000-0002-8315-1925
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Journal:
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness More from this journal
Volume:
16
Issue:
6
Pages:
2560-2568
Place of publication:
United States
Publication date:
2021-06-18
Acceptance date:
2021-06-16
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EISSN:
1938-744X
ISSN:
1935-7893
Pmid:
34140051
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1184234
Local pid:
pubs:1184234
Deposit date:
2023-02-11

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