Estimated Number of Children Affected by Death of Parent From COVID-19

JAMA Pediatrics

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What The Study Did: Researchers estimated and projected the number of children in the United States affected by the death of a parent from COVID-19.

Authors: Rachel Kidman, Ph.D., of Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, New York, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.0161)

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