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Inappropriate use and disposal of face masks may promote the spread of COVID-19 in Bangladesh
 
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International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh
CORRESPONDING AUTHOR
Md Hafizur Rahman   

International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, 68 Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Sarani, Mohakhali, 1212, Bangladesh
Submission date: 2020-09-13
Acceptance date: 2020-10-09
Publication date: 2020-11-19
 
Popul. Med. 2020;2(November):38
 
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The author has completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none was reported.
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