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Does risk perception affect the way we practice ophthalmology? About the COVID-19 pandemic

Juan P. Olivares-de Emparan

Citation Information : Olivares-de Emparan JP. Does risk perception affect the way we practice ophthalmology? About the COVID-19 pandemic. 2020; 94 (6E):221-222.

DOI: 10.24875/RMOE.M20000134

License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Published Online: 09-11-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020 Sociedad Mexicana de Oftalmología. Published by Permanyer


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