With the onset of the Omicron variant transmissible, even among those having received two doses of vaccine, it is clear that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is of particular concern among children and in developing countries with lower vaccination coverage. Vaccine equity combined with a range of other practical control strategies among children and adults is fundamental for controlling global morbidity and mortality due to COVID-19, and to relieve the continuous cycle of poverty it purveys.
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COVID-19 continues its rampage in children and in unvaccinated communities due to the Delta and Omicron variants
Infectious Diseases & Tropical Medicine 2022;
Submission date: 24 Dec 2021
Revised on: 13 Feb 2022
Accepted on: 23 Feb 2022
Published online: 04 Mar 2022
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