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Inclusion of children in clinical trials of treatments for COVID-19

JAMA Pediatrics

What Viewpoint Says: This Viewpoint discusses the exclusion of children from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) clinical trials and why that could harm treatment options for children.

Authors: Florence T. Bourgeois, M.D., M.P.H., of Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School is Boston, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.1888)

Editor's Note:  The article includes conflict of interest disclosures. Please see the article for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, conflicts of interest and financial disclosures, and funding and support.

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