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Vol 54, No 2 (2020)
Letter to the Editors
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What can Parkinson’s disease teach us about COVID-19?

Philip W. Tipton, Zbigniew K. Wszolek
DOI: 10.5603/PJNNS.a2020.0039
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Pubmed: 32323862
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Neurol Neurochir Pol 2020;54(2):204-206.

open access

Vol 54, No 2 (2020)
Letter to the Editors
Published online: 2020-04-23
Submitted: 2020-04-15
Accepted: 2020-04-18

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Keywords

COVID-19; amantadine; memantine; Parkinson’s disease

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Title

What can Parkinson’s disease teach us about COVID-19?

Journal

Neurologia i Neurochirurgia Polska

Issue

Vol 54, No 2 (2020)

Pages

204-206

Published online

2020-04-23

DOI

10.5603/PJNNS.a2020.0039

Pubmed

32323862

Bibliographic record

Neurol Neurochir Pol 2020;54(2):204-206.

Keywords

COVID-19
amantadine
memantine
Parkinson’s disease

Authors

Philip W. Tipton
Zbigniew K. Wszolek

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