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Professor MacIntyre and UNSW’s Holly Seale, Zhanhai Gao, Bayzidur Rahman, Anthony Newall and Anita Heywood worked with lead author Dominic Dwyer from Westmead Hospital and the University of Sydney, and a team at the Beijing Center for Disease Prevention and Control headed by Dr Wang Quanyi.
The work was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council.
The full paper is published in The American Journal of Critical Care Medicine.
University of New South Wales
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