TITLE

Water intoxication and the heat wave

AUTHOR(S)
Kayani, R. M.; Ramnarayan, P.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jan2007, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to articles related to water intoxication and heat wave.
ACCESSION #
23779076

 

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