Published on in Vol 8 , No 8 (2022) :August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/37422, first published .
Preferences for Attributes of Initial COVID-19 Diagnosis in the United States and China During the Pandemic: Discrete Choice Experiment With Propensity Score Matching

Preferences for Attributes of Initial COVID-19 Diagnosis in the United States and China During the Pandemic: Discrete Choice Experiment With Propensity Score Matching

Preferences for Attributes of Initial COVID-19 Diagnosis in the United States and China During the Pandemic: Discrete Choice Experiment With Propensity Score Matching

Yimin Zhang 1 * , MBBS ;   Taoran Liu 2 * , BS ;   Zonglin He 3 * , MBBS ;   Sze Ngai Chan 4 , MBBS, MPH, PhD ;   Babatunde Akinwunmi 5, 6 , MD, MPH ;   Jian Huang 7 , MPH, PhD ;   Tak-Hap Wong 2 , MBBS, MMed ;   Casper J P Zhang 8 * , MPH, PhD ;   Wai-Kit Ming 2 * , MD, PhD, MPH

1 School of Medicine , Jinan University , Guangzhou , CN

2 Department of Infectious Diseases and Public Health , City University of Hong Kong , Hong Kong , CN

3 Division of Life Science , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology , Hong Kong , HK

4 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University , Guangzhou , CN

5 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Brigham and Women's Hospital , Boston , MA , US

6 Center for Genomic Medicine , Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston , MA , US

7 Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences , Agency for Science, Technology and Research , Singapore , SG

8 School of Public Health , University of Hong Kong , Hong Kong , CN

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Wai-Kit Ming, MD, PhD, MPH
  • Department of Infectious Diseases and Public Health
  • City University of Hong Kong
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  • Email: wkming2@cityu.edu.hk