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Incidence of Bell Palsy in Patients With COVID-19

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Article Information

Accepted for Publication: May 3, 2021.

Published Online: June 24, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2021.1266

Correction: This article was corrected on August 12, 2021, to fix an error in the 95% CI.

Corresponding Author: Akina Tamaki, MD, Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, LKS 5045, Cleveland, OH 44106 (akina.tamaki@uhhospitals.org).

Author Contributions: Drs Cabrera and Fowler had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.

Concept and design: Tamaki, Cabrera, Rabbani, Fowler.

Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Tamaki, Cabrera, Li, Thuener, Rezaee, Fowler.

Drafting of the manuscript: Tamaki, Cabrera, Li, Rabbani, Fowler.

Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Tamaki, Cabrera, Li, Thuener, Rezaee, Fowler.

Statistical analysis: Cabrera, Thuener.

Administrative, technical, or material support: Tamaki, Rabbani, Fowler.

Supervision: Tamaki, Li, Rezaee, Fowler.

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Rezaee reported receiving consulting fees from Biomet during the conduct of the study and outside the submitted work. No other disclosures were reported.

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