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A decline in cancer reporting by pathologists in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, during the COVID-19 lockdown

Dtsch Arztebl Int 2020; 117: 886-7. DOI: 10.3238/arztebl.2020.0886

Stang, A; Khil, L; Kühling, L; Kajüter, H; Schützendübel, A; Mattauch, V

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Andreas Stang, Lena Kühling, Laura Khil, Hiltraud Kajüter, Andres Schützendübel, Volkmar Mattauch
Institut für Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Universitätsklinikum Essen (Stang), andreas.stang@uk-essen.de;
Department of Epidemiology, Boston University, USA (Stang)
Landeskrebsregister Nordrhein-Westfalen, Bochum (Stang, Kühling, Khil, Kajüter, Schützendübel, Mattauch)
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