COVID-19’s effect on care and research

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Published: July, 2020

Q. I know doctors and scientists are very busy dealing with COVID-19. Is the need to care for, and do research on, COVID-19 affecting the care of and research on other important diseases?

A. You're right: the COVID-19 pandemic has consumed and disrupted medical care and medical research in the United States and around the world.

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