Comparison of Clinical Features of COVID-19 vs Seasonal Influenza in US Children

JAMA Network Open


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What The Study Did: Clinical features of COVID-19 are compared in this observational study with those of influenza A and B in U.S. children.

Authors: Xiaoyan Song, Ph.D, M.B.B.S., of the Children’s National Hospital  in Washington, D.C., is the corresponding author.



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