BMC health services research title: the 2020 blast in the port of Beirut: can the Lebanese health system "build back better"?

Journal Article (Editorial)

The August 2020 explosion in Lebanon resulted in casualties, injuries, and a great number of internally displaced persons. The blast occurred during an economically and politically complex time in the country. Given multiple and competing post-explosion reconstruction priorities, in ths editorial we briefly examine the requirements for a build back better scenario.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Landry, MD; Alameddine, M; Jesus, TS; Sassine, S; Koueik, E; Raman, SR

Published Date

  • November 12, 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 1040 -

PubMed ID

  • 33183285

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC7659403

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1472-6963

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/s12913-020-05906-y


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England