Patel, A., D’Alessandro, M., Ireland, K., et al. (2017). Personal Protective Equipment Supply Chain: Lessons Learned from Recent Public Health Emergency Responses. (Abstract only.) Health Security. 15(3):244-252.
The authors describe lessons learned from the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic and the 2014 Ebola virus epidemic related to the commercial supply chain of pharmaceutical and other healthcare products. They discuss how these lessons learned could inform readiness for future emergencies from a personal protective equipment supply chain and system perspective.