Vol 15 No 2 (2021)
Letter to Editor

COVID-19 VACCINE: THE CHALLENGE OF HERBAL MEDICINE COMMUNITY BELIEF IN A DEVELOPING COUNTRY – LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Firdian Makrufardi
Department of Medicine, PKU Muhammadiyah Bantul General Hospital, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 55711
Ade Saputri
Department of Medicine, Majenang General Hospital, Central Java, Indonesia
Paulin Surya Phillabertha
Department of Medicine, Nyi Ageng Serang General Hospital, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Published March 18, 2021
Keywords
  • COVID-19,
  • vaccine,
  • herbal medicine,
  • community,
  • developing country
How to Cite
Makrufardi, F., Saputri, A., & Phillabertha, P. (2021). COVID-19 VACCINE: THE CHALLENGE OF HERBAL MEDICINE COMMUNITY BELIEF IN A DEVELOPING COUNTRY – LETTER TO THE EDITOR. African Journal of Infectious Diseases (AJID), 15(2), 1-2. https://doi.org/10.21010/ajid v15n2.1

Abstract

The first case of COVID-19 was officially confirmed by Indonesian government on the last March 2020. In fact, traditional or herbal medicine have a big influence on people’s decisions about their health. Hereby, the information about COVID-19 vaccine should get a place in peoples’ heart and mind.