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Front. Public Health, 05 April 2023
Sec. Environmental health and Exposome

RETRACTED: Physio-metabolic and clinical consequences of wearing face masks—Systematic review with meta-analysis and comprehensive evaluation

\nKai Kisielinski
Kai Kisielinski1*Oliver HirschOliver Hirsch2Susanne WagnerSusanne Wagner3Barbara WojtasikBarbara Wojtasik4Stefan FunkenStefan Funken5Bernd KlosterhalfenBernd Klosterhalfen6Soumen Kanti MannaSoumen Kanti Manna7Andreas PrescherAndreas Prescher8Pritam Sukul
Pritam Sukul9*Andreas SnnichsenAndreas Sönnichsen10
  • 1Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Clinical Medicine, Private Practice, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • 2Department of Psychology, Fachhochschule für Oekonomie und Management (FOM) University of Applied Sciences, Siegen, Germany
  • 3Veterinary Medicine, Wagner Medical Science Liason (MSL) Management, Blankenfelde-Mahlow, Germany
  • 4Department of Genetics and Biosystematics, Faculty of Biology, University of Gdańsk, Gdansk, Poland
  • 5Internal Medicine, Clinical Medicine, Private Practice, Moers, Germany
  • 6Institute of Pathology, Dueren Hospital, Dueren, Germany
  • 7Biophysics and Structural Genomics Division, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India
  • 8Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy (MOCA), Rhine-Westphalia Technical University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
  • 9Rostock Medical Breath Research Analytics and Technologies (ROMBAT), Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Medicine Rostock, Rostock, Germany
  • 10Internal Medicine, Clinical Medicine, Private Practice, Gesundheit für Österreich e.V. (Health for Austria), Vienna, Austria

Citation: Kisielinski K, Hirsch O, Wagner S, Wojtasik B, Funken S, Klosterhalfen B, Kanti Manna S, Prescher A, Sukul P and Sönnichsen A (2023) Physio-metabolic and clinical consequences of wearing face masks—Systematic review with meta-analysis and comprehensive evaluation. Front. Public Health 11:1125150. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1125150

Received: 15 December 2022; Accepted: 17 February 2023;
Published: 05 April 2023; Retracted: 25 May 2023.

Edited by:

Francisco Antunes, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Reviewed by:

Cecilia Acuti Martellucci, University of Ferrara, Italy
Beny Spira, University of São Paulo, Brazil

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