Dearth of infectious diseases physicians as the USA faces a global pandemic

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Dearth of infectious diseases physicians as the USA faces a global pandemic

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The ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has exposed stark problems in the US health-care system. With more than half a million Americans infected with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the health-care industry is at the front line of grappling with a type of disaster that has not been seen in generations.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-05-07

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Hussaini, Syed M. Qasim. 2020. "Dearth of infectious diseases physicians as the USA faces a global pandemic." The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

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