Enhancing the indicator for COVID-19 confirmed cases

  • Masoud Ferdosi ORCID Health Management and Economics Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, School of Management and Medical Information, Isfahan, Iran
  • Ehsan Mostafavi ORCID Mail Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Research Centre for Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
Keywords:
COVID-19;, Coronavirus;, Indicator

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Published
2020-12-15
How to Cite
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Ferdosi M, Mostafavi E. Enhancing the indicator for COVID-19 confirmed cases. Iran J Microbiol. 12(6):505-507.
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