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Add Big Data to the List of Tools to Fight COVID-19

Big data means having real-time access to current and historical data from multiple sources and the ability to analyze those data in real time and help identify potential clues about the impact of COVID-19 and arm providers with information for critical treatment decisions. However, it has been woefully absent in our nation’s response to COVID-19.