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Front. Physiol., 26 July 2021 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2021.719688

Corrigendum: Determinants of Health and Physical Activity Levels Among Breast Cancer Survivors During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-Sectional Study

Aline Rachel Bezerra Gurgel1, Pedro Mingroni-Netto1, Jose Carlos Farah2, Christina May Moran de Brito3, Remama Group, Anna S. Levin4 and Patricia Chakur Brum1*
  • 1School of Physical Education and Sport, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 2Centro de Práticas Esportivas da Universidade de São Paulo (CEPEUSP), São Paulo, Brazil
  • 3Instituto Do Câncer Do Estado de São Paulo, ICESP, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 4Department of Infectious Diseases and LIM49, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

A Corrigendum on
Determinants of Health and Physical Activity Levels Among Breast Cancer Survivors During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-Sectional Study

by Gurgel, A. R. B., Mingroni-Netto, P., Farah, J. C., de Brito, C. M. M., Remama Group, Levin, A. S., et al. (2021). Front. Physiol. 12:624169. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2021.624169

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The authors apologize for this error and state that this does not change the scientific conclusions of the article in any way. The original article has been updated.

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Keywords: physical activity, COVID-19, breast neoplasms, survivorship, pandemic (COVID-19)

Citation: Gurgel ARB, Mingroni-Netto P, Farah JC, de Brito CMM, Remama Group, Levin AS and Brum PC (2021) Corrigendum: Determinants of Health and Physical Activity Levels Among Breast Cancer Survivors During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Cross-Sectional Study. Front. Physiol. 12:719688. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2021.719688

Received: 02 June 2021; Accepted: 02 July 2021;
Published: 26 July 2021.

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*Correspondence: Patricia Chakur Brum, pcbrum@usp.br

On behalf of Remama Group: Luiz Augusto Riani Costa, Raphael Barreto, Sarah Milani de Moraes Leandrini, and Christian Klausener