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    • The Peru Approach against the COVID-19 Infodemic: Insights and Strategies 

      Álvarez-Risco, Aldo; Mejia, Christian R.; Delgado-Zegarra, Jaime; Del-Aguila-Arcentales, Shyla; Arce-Esquivel, Arturo A.; Valladares-Garrido, Mario J.; Rosas del Portal, Mauricio; Villegas, León F.; Curioso, Walter H.; Sekar, M. Chandra; Yáñez, Jaime A. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and HygieneEstados Unidos, 2020)
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      The COVID-19 epidemic has spawned an "infodemic," with excessive and unfounded information that hinders an appropriate public health response. This perspective describes a selection of COVID-19 fake news that originated ...
    • Self-medication practices during the COVID-19 pandemic among the adult population in Peru: A cross-sectional survey 

      Quispe-Cañari, Jean Franco; Fidel-Rosales, Evelyn; Manrique, Diego; Mascaró-Zan, Jesús; Huamán-Castillón, Katia Medalith; Chamorro–Espinoza, Scherlli E.; Garayar–Peceros, Humberto; Ponce–López, Vania L. .; Sifuentes-Rosales, Jhesly; Álvarez-Risco, Aldo; Yáñez, Jaime. A.; Mejia, Christian R. (ElsevierNL, 2021)
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      Self-medication impacts both negatively and positively the health of people, which has become evident during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study aimed to assess the prevalence of self-medicated drugs used for respiratory ...