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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 572341, 3 pages
The Development of Oral Feeding Skills in Infants
1Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, BCM 320, Houston, TX 77030, USA
2School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences (M310), The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
3Department of Pediatrics, Showa University of Medicine, Tokyo 142-8555, Japan
4Centre for Olfaction and Taste Science, Centre des Sciences du Goût, and CNRS (UMR 6265), Université de Bourgogne, 2100 Dijon, France
Received 29 August 2012; Accepted 29 August 2012
Copyright © 2012 Chantal Lau et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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