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Giving hope a sporting chance: COVID-19 as a beneficial epidemic?


  • Remco van de Pas Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerpen, BelgiumDepartment of Health, Ethics and Society, Faculty of health Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, NetherlandsClingendael, Netherlands Institute of International Relations, The Hague, Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Gorik Ooms Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UKDepartment of Public Health & Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Remco van de Pas; rvandepas{at}
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van de Pas R, Ooms G
Giving hope a sporting chance: COVID-19 as a beneficial epidemic?

Publication history

  • Received March 20, 2021
  • Revised March 28, 2021
  • Accepted March 29, 2021
  • First published April 12, 2021.
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April 12, 2021

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