The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on otolaryngologic practice.

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on otolaryngologic practice.


  • Giorgio Ciprandi
  • Giulio Cesare Passali
  • Desiderio Passali


COVID-19, otolaryngology, treatments.


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Ciprandi G, Passali GC, Passali D. The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on otolaryngologic practice. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2022 Aug. 31 [cited 2024 Jul. 20];93(4):e2022266. Available from: