TITLE

Usefulness of natriuretic peptide for the diagnosis of Kawasaki disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Kuan-Ho Lin; Shy-Shin Chang; Chin-Wei Yu; Shen-Che Lin; Shu-Chun Liu; Hsiao-yun Chao; Meng-tse Gabriel Lee; Jiunn-Yih Wu; Chien-Chang Lee
PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
BMJ Open;Apr2015, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
102613633

 

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