Vol 28, No 6 (2021)
Letter to the Editor
Published online: 2021-12-07

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Heart inflammation risk after COVID-19 vaccine

Lukasz Szarpak123, Michal Pruc3, Mariusz Koda2, Francesco Chirico45
Pubmed: 34897637
Cardiol J 2021;28(6):1001-1002.


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