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Wei Shen Lim, Clare Brittain, Lelia Duley, Sheila Edwards, Stephen Gordon, Alan Montgomery, Jonathan Nguyen-Van-Tam, Robert Read, Diane Whitham, David Whynes, Mark Woodhead & Dan Wootton.

Wei Shen Lim 1,*, Clare Brittain 2, Lelia Duley 2, Sheila Edwards 3, Stephen Gordon 4, Alan Montgomery 2, Jonathan Nguyen-Van-Tam 5, Robert Read 6, Diane Whitham 2, David Whynes 7, Mark Woodhead 8, Dan Wootton 9

1 Respiratory Medicine, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK
2 Nottingham Clinical Trials Unit, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
3 British Thoracic Society, London, UK
4 School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
5 Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
6 Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
7 School of Economics, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
8 Respiratory Medicine, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
9 Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
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