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Hydroxychloroquine prophylaxis for COVID-19 contacts in India


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Hydroxychloroquine prophylaxis for COVID-19 contacts in India


More than a billion Indians currently stand at the precipice of a massive increase in cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). India had shown a staggered course of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) transmission, with 1397 cases diagnosed between Jan 31, and April 1, 2020. However, there has been a recent surge in cases, with numbers rising to 5194 as of April 8

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Rathi, Sahaj, Pranav Ish, Ashwini Kalantri, and Shriprakash Kalantri. 2020. "Hydroxychloroquine prophylaxis for COVID-19 contacts in India." The Lancet Infectious Diseases.


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