TITLE

Passive smoking in children with asthma

AUTHOR(S)
CROMBIE, IAIN; IRVINE, LINDA
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Thorax;Mar1998, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p234
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66296802

 

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