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29 Apr 2020
WHO publishes International Guidelines for classifying COVID-19 as a cause of death
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With the explicit goal of helping countries accurately identify deaths from the novel coronavirus in a uniform manner, the WHO recently published the International Guidelines for Certification and Classification (Coding) of COVID-19 as Cause of Death. The document was released on 16 April.

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