Last Rituals and handling of deceased in corona pandemic.

Arif Rasheed Malik, Maha Kamran

Authors

  • Arif Rasheed Malik Government Employee
  • Maha Kamran 3rd Year MBBS King Edward Medical University Lahore

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37978/pjsm.v1i2.129

Keywords:

autopsy, coronavirus, healthcare provider, pandemic, ppe, World Health organization

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Author Biography

Maha Kamran, 3rd Year MBBS King Edward Medical University Lahore

Student 3rd year MBBS

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Published

2020-05-11

How to Cite

Malik, A. R. ., & Kamran, M. . (2020). Last Rituals and handling of deceased in corona pandemic.: Arif Rasheed Malik, Maha Kamran. Pakistan Journal of Surgery and Medicine, 1(2), 91-93. https://doi.org/10.37978/pjsm.v1i2.129

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Editorial