Disproportionate Burden of COVID-19 for Immigrants in the Bronx, New York

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Viewpoint Says: The authors explain why COVID-19 presents a greater burden for immigrant communities and this article advocates for a more equitable health care system.

Authors: Jonathan Ross, M.D., M.S., of the Montefiore Health System and Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, New York, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.2131)

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