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Comparison of Estimated Excess Deaths in New York City During the COVID-19 and 1918 Influenza Pandemics

Authors
  • Faust, Jeremy Samuel1
  • Lin, Zhenqiu2
  • del Rio, Carlos3, 4
  • 1 Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Division of Health Policy and Public Health, Department of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts
  • 2 Connecticut
  • 3 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
  • 4 Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Type
Published Article
Journal
JAMA Network Open
Publisher
American Medical Association
Publication Date
Aug 13, 2020
Volume
3
Issue
8
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.17527
PMID: 32789512
PMCID: PMC7426746
Source
PubMed Central
Disciplines
  • Public Health
License
Green
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Abstract

This cohort study compares the excess deaths in New York City during the peak of the 1918 H1N1 influenza pandemic with those during the early period of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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