Postscript: COVID-19 and the Legal Determinants of Health

John Coggon, Lawrence Gostin

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This is a short postscript to the Public Health Ethics special issue on the legal determinants of health. We reflect briefly on emerging responses to COVID-19, and raise important questions of ethics and law that must be addressed; including through the lens of legal determinants, and with critical attention to what it means to protect health with justice.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-49
Number of pages2
JournalPublic Health Ethics
Issue number1
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 25 Aug 2020

Structured keywords

  • Covid19


  • Public Health Ethics
  • Public Health Law
  • COVID-19
  • Legal Determinants of Health
  • Global Health


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