Pandemic Planning and Distributive Justice in Health Care<sup>*</sup>

Leslie P Francis, Margaret P Battin, Jay A Jacobson and Charles B Smith

in Law and Bioethics

Published in print October 2008 | ISBN: 9780199545520
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191721113 | DOI:

Series: Current Legal Issues

Pandemic Planning and Distributive Justice in Health Care*

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This chapter explores the issue of justice in resource allocation in pandemic planning. Topics discussed include the allocation of vaccines and antivirals, the allocation of treatment for the seriously ill, and global health security.

Keywords: pandemics; healthcare; justice; resource allocation

Chapter.  8943 words. 

Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law

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