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6. Ibid.

7. Evidence of Airborne Transmission of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Virus Yu etal NEJM 2004 350:1731-9

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10. Ibid.


12. Seto WH, Tsang D, Yung RW et al. Effectiveness of precautions against droplets and contact in prevention of nosocomial transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Lancet 2003; 361:1519-20.

13. Ibid.

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