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COVID-19: the risks for funeral directors. / Van Overmeire, Roel; Bilsen, Johan.

In: Journal of Public Health (Oxford Journals), Vol. 42, No. 3, 18.08.2020, p. 655-655.

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Van Overmeire, R & Bilsen, J 2020, 'COVID-19: the risks for funeral directors', Journal of Public Health (Oxford Journals), vol. 42, no. 3, pp. 655-655. https://doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdaa089

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Van Overmeire R, Bilsen J. COVID-19: the risks for funeral directors. Journal of Public Health (Oxford Journals). 2020 Aug 18;42(3):655-655. https://doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdaa089

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Van Overmeire, Roel ; Bilsen, Johan. / COVID-19: the risks for funeral directors. In: Journal of Public Health (Oxford Journals). 2020 ; Vol. 42, No. 3. pp. 655-655.

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