Inclusion of Children in Clinical Trials of Treatments for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

JAMA Pediatrics
September 2020, Vol 174, No. 9, Pages 815-916
http://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/issue.aspx

 

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Inclusion of Children in Clinical Trials of Treatments for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Thomas J. Hwang, AB; Adrienne G. Randolph, MD, MSc; Florence T. Bourgeois, MD, MPH
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JAMA Pediatr. 2020;174(9):825-826. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.1888
This Viewpoint discusses the exclusion of children from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) clinical trials and why that could harm treatment options for children.