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Why Only Test Symptomatic Patients? Consider Random Screening for COVID-19


  • William V. Padula

    (University of Southern California
    University of Southern California)


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  • William V. Padula, 2020. "Why Only Test Symptomatic Patients? Consider Random Screening for COVID-19," Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, Springer, vol. 18(3), pages 333-334, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:aphecp:v:18:y:2020:i:3:d:10.1007_s40258-020-00579-4
    DOI: 10.1007/s40258-020-00579-4

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    1. Chris Sampson’s journal round-up for 1st June 2020
      by Chris Sampson in The Academic Health Economists' Blog on 2020-06-01 11:00:00


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    1. Christina Tischer & Carolin Stupp & Patrick Janson & Kristina Willeke & Chu-Wei Hung & Jessica Flöter & Anna Kirchner & Katharina Zink & Lisa Eder & Christina Hackl & Ursula Mühle & Manfred Weidmann &, 2021. "Evaluation of Screening Tests in Bavarian Healthcare Facilities during the Second Wave of the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic," IJERPH, MDPI, vol. 18(14), pages 1-13, July.
    2. Maximilian Kasy & Alexander Teytelboym, 2020. "Adaptive targeted infectious disease testing," Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 36(Supplemen), pages 77-93.
    3. Linus Nyiwul, 2021. "Epidemic Control and Resource Allocation: Approaches and Implications for the Management of COVID-19," Studies in Microeconomics, , vol. 9(2), pages 283-305, December.

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