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Will the COVID-19 Pandemic Change National Security and Healthcare in the Spectrum of Cardiovascular Disease?


[ 1 ] Instytut Podstaw Bezpieczeństwa, Wydział Bezpieczeństwa Narodowego, Akademia Sztuki Wojennej | [ P ] employee

Scientific discipline (Law 2.0)

[5.3] Safety studies

Year of publication


Published in

Current Problems in Cardiology

Journal year: 2020 | Journal volume: vol. 45 | Journal number: iss. 9

Article type

scholarly article

Publication language


  • Bezpieczeństwo narodowe
  • Bezpieczeństwo publiczne
  • Bezpieczeństwo zdrowotne
  • Choroby zakaźne ludzi
  • COVID-19
  • Epidemie
  • Klęski elementarne
  • Koronawirusy
  • Wirus SARS-CoV-2
  • COVID-19
  • Environmental disasters
  • Epidemiology
  • Health
  • National security
  • Public security

EN COVID-19 pandemic changed the current state of healthcare, especially in terms of reorganization of resources. Chief complaints of patients admitted to hospitals changed drastically in the proceeding months, which worsened the treatment of many acute and chronic conditions involving cardiovascular system pathologies and resources were moved in order to fight COVID-19. Moreover, the pandemic had long-term effects not only on healthcare but also national security on global scale. The COVID-19 drastically changed perception of global health and safety, trust in healthcare professionals as well as patients’ willingness to seek medical help. The long-term effect of the epidemic, in terms of its impact cardiovascular disease progression and prognosis remain to be observed. The current paper discusses the impact of COVID-19 on healthcare and national security based on the currently available data.

Date of online publication


Pages (from - to)

1 - 9





Artykuł był na zasadach Early Access oraz w tzw. Articles in press are peer reviewed. Available online 12 June 2020. Published: September 2020. Article Number: 100645 Bibliografia, netografia na stronach 7-9.

License type

CC BY-NC-ND (attribution - noncommercial - no derivatives)

Open Access Mode

open journal

Open Access Text Version

final published version

Points of MNiSW / journal

100 [List 2019]

Impact Factor

2.966 [List 2019]

Publication indexed in

WoS | Scopus