Protecting Olympic Participants from Covid-19 - The Urgent Need for a Risk-Management Approach.

  title={Protecting Olympic Participants from Covid-19 - The Urgent Need for a Risk-Management Approach.},
  author={Annie Sparrow and Lisa M Brosseau and Robert J. Harrison and Michael T. Osterholm},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
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