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COVID-19 exposes health worker shortages in the USA and UK, but nationalism and self-interest must not exploit medical workforces from low- and middle-income countries

J J Fagan, L Cairncross, B Biccard, G Fieggen, S Maswime

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J J Fagan, Division of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

L Cairncross, Division of General Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

B Biccard, Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

G Fieggen, Department of Surgery and Division of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

S Maswime, Department of Surgery and Head of Global Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

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South African Medical Journal 2020;110(5):335. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.2020.v110i5.14774

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Date submitted: 2020-04-08
Date published: 2020-04-08

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