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dc.contributor.authorRahman, Muhammad
dc.contributor.authorAhmed, Rabab
dc.contributor.authorMoitra, Modhurima
dc.contributor.authorDamschroder, Laura
dc.contributor.authorBrownson, Ross
dc.contributor.authorChorpita, Bruce
dc.contributor.authorIdele, Priscilla
dc.contributor.authorGohar, Fatima
dc.contributor.authorYen Huang, Keng
dc.contributor.authorSaxena, Shekhar
dc.contributor.authorLai, Joanna
dc.contributor.authorSwartling Peterson, Stefan
dc.contributor.authorHarper, Gary
dc.contributor.authorMcKay, Mary
dc.contributor.authorAmugune, Beatrice
dc.contributor.authorEsho, Tammary
dc.contributor.authorRonen, Keshet
dc.contributor.authorOthieno, Caleb
dc.contributor.authorKumar, Manasi
dc.date.accessioned2021-11-17T20:19:57Z
dc.date.available2021-11-17T20:19:57Z
dc.date.issued2021-01-08
dc.identifier.citationRahman M, Ahmed R, Moitra M, Damschroder L, Brownson R, Chorpita B, Idele P, Gohar F, Huang KY, Saxena S, Lai J, Peterson SS, Harper G, McKay M, Amugune B, Esho T, Ronen K, Othieno C and Kumar M (2021) Mental Distress and Human Rights Violations During COVID-19: A Rapid Review of the Evidence Informing Rights, Mental Health Needs, and Public Policy Around Vulnerable Populations. Front. Psychiatry 11:603875. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2020.603875en_US
dc.identifier.otherdoi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2020.603875
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.amref.ac.ke/handle/123456789/383
dc.descriptionOpen Accessen_US
dc.description.abstractBackground: COVID-19 prevention and mitigation efforts were abrupt and challenging for most countries with the protracted lockdown straining socioeconomic activities. Marginalized groups and individuals are particularly vulnerable to adverse effects of the pandemic such as human rights abuses and violations which can lead to psychological distress. In this review, we focus on mental distress and disturbances that have emanated due to human rights restrictions and violations amidst the pandemic.We underscore how mental health is both directly impacted by the force of pandemic and by prevention and mitigation structures put in place to combat the disease.en_US
dc.publisherFrontiers in Psychiatryen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries;January 2021 | Volume 11 | Article 603875
dc.relation.ispartofseriesPolicy and Practice Reviews;
dc.subjectMental and behavioral healthen_US
dc.subjectHuman rightsen_US
dc.subjectLockdownen_US
dc.subjectHealth care worker [non-MESH]en_US
dc.subjectStigma and discriminationen_US
dc.subjectVulnerable populationsen_US
dc.subjectLMICs (low and middle income countries)en_US
dc.titleMental Distress and Human Rights Violations During COVID-19: A Rapid Review of the Evidence Informing Rights, Mental Health Needs, and Public Policyen_US


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