Temperature, Humidity, Latitude Analysis to Estimate Potential Spread, Seasonality of COVID-19

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did: The association between climate and the spread of COVID-19 is examined in this observational study.

Authors: Mohammad M. Sajadi, M.D., of the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, is the corresponding author.

 

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