Published on in Vol 22, No 9 (2020): September

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/21562, first published .
Excess Patient Visits for Cough and Pulmonary Disease at a Large US Health System in the Months Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Time-Series Analysis

Excess Patient Visits for Cough and Pulmonary Disease at a Large US Health System in the Months Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Time-Series Analysis

Excess Patient Visits for Cough and Pulmonary Disease at a Large US Health System in the Months Prior to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Time-Series Analysis

Joann G Elmore 1, MD, MPH;  Pin-Chieh Wang 1, PhD;  Kathleen F Kerr 2, PhD;  David L Schriger 3, MD, MPH;  Douglas E Morrison 4, MS;  Ron Brookmeyer 4, PhD;  Michael A Pfeffer 1, MD;  Thomas H Payne 5, MD;  Judith S Currier 1, MD

1 Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, US

2 Department of Biostatistics, UW School of Public Health , Seattle, WA, US

3 Department of Emergency Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, US

4 Department of Biostatistics, Fielding School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, US

5 Department of Medicine, UW School of Medicine , Seattle, WA, US

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