First examples of health passport dated back to the Renaissance. The introduction of the first vaccinations modified the contents of health passes, including their certification. The history illustrates some concerns that the COVID-19 health passes must overcome: identification of the bearer, standardization, universal language, appropriate examination and prevention of counterfeits.

Riva, M., Paladino, M., Brambilla, S., & Belingheri, M. (2021). COVID-19 health passes. Lessons from the past. JOURNAL OF TRAVEL MEDICINE, 28(7 (11 October 2021)) [10.1093/jtm/taab134].

COVID-19 health passes. Lessons from the past

Riva, Michele Augusto
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Paladino, Maria Emilia;Belingheri, Michael
2021

Abstract

First examples of health passport dated back to the Renaissance. The introduction of the first vaccinations modified the contents of health passes, including their certification. The history illustrates some concerns that the COVID-19 health passes must overcome: identification of the bearer, standardization, universal language, appropriate examination and prevention of counterfeits.
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COVID-19 vaccination; Health passes; History of Medicine; ICVP; Renaissance; Smallpox; Yellow Fever;
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Riva, M., Paladino, M., Brambilla, S., & Belingheri, M. (2021). COVID-19 health passes. Lessons from the past. JOURNAL OF TRAVEL MEDICINE, 28(7 (11 October 2021)) [10.1093/jtm/taab134].
Riva, M; Paladino, M; Brambilla, S; Belingheri, M
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