Multifactorial Effects of COVID-19: Medical Practice, Education and Public Health Challenges
Maryam Mubarak M1, Hafiz Ahmad2*, Lovely Muthiah Annamma3, Biji Thomas George4, Jitendra Jethwani5, Jovita D’souza6 and Sabrin Ali Azim7
1BDS, RAK College of Dental Sciences, RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates (U.A.E)- Presently at Ministry of Health, Bahrain
2Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, RAK College of Medical Sciences, RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, Head of Molecular Division- NGS & COVID lab in-charge RAK Hospital, UAE
3Specialist Prosthodontics, FCMC, RAK, UAE
4Associate Professor, Department of General Surgery, Ras Al Khaimah College of Medical Sciences, RAK, UAE
5Assistant Professor, Department of General Practice, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Dentistry, Richmond, USA
6Department of Periodontology, Gulf Medical University, Ajman UAE
7Assistant Professor, CUCA University, Ajman, UAE
*Corresponding Author: Hafiz Ahmad, Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, RAK College of Medical Sciences, RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, Head of Molecular Division- NGS & COVID lab in-charge RAK Hospital, UAE.
Received: August 03, 2021 ; Published: August 27, 2021
The article aims to provide a brief overview of the multifactorial effects of COVID-19. The authors have tried to categorize the effects into health, financial, psychological, and educational factors. It highlights a brief overview of how Covid-19 influenced each of these factors. The expert opinions, suggestions, recommendations, and proposed solutions to tackle the multifaceted effects of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic are also listed. Technological advances along with stringent policies and guidelines can ease the after-effects of COVID-19 on each of the above-mentioned factors and is detailed in this review.
Keywords: COVID-19; SARS-CoV-2
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