Cátedra UNESCO de Bioética

Información y matrícula

  • Observatorio de Bioética y Derecho
  • Cátedra UNESCO de Bioética
  • Universidad de Barcelona
  • Av. Diagonal 684
    Facultad de Derecho
  • 08034 Barcelona
  • Tel. (+34) 93 403 45 46
  • obd.ub@ub.edu

"No patient safety without health worker safety"

The Lancet

The COVID-19 pandemic provides a stark reminder of the importance of health worker safety. Inadequate personal protection   equipment   (PPE)   has   been   a   problem   in   many  settings  and  there  have  been  too  many  examples  of  health  workers  becoming  infected  and  dying  from  COVID-19.1–3 The harsh consequences of inequalities have also been laid bare by the pandemic.