TITLE

Allergy & immunology

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `A survey of Canadian parents' knowledge of asthma,' by D.M.K. Chow and A.C. Ferguson from the University of British Columbia.
ACCESSION #
9708235636

 

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