TITLE

Research update

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, Heather; Brown, C.J.
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;03/24/98, Vol. 158 Issue 6, p710
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents items of medical research. The Canadian Early Versus Midtrimester Amniocentesis Trial that concluded the risk of early amniocentesis; Ground-breaking findings by researchers from the University of Toronto that may lead to novel strategies to treat phantom limb pain; Findings that exposure to secondhand smoke in the home increases the risk of asthma, wheezing and chronic bronchitis in children up to five years of age; Others.
ACCESSION #
423291

 

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