The Invisible People Behind Our Masks

Ann Intern Med. 2021 Apr;174(4):550-551. doi: 10.7326/M20-7421. Epub 2021 Jan 12.


In this commentary, the authors discuss how the high demand for personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic can help draw attention to society's deep-seated reliance on forced labor.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19 / epidemiology*
  • Disease Transmission, Infectious / prevention & control*
  • Humans
  • Masks*
  • Pandemics*