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Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 170989, 4 pages
Principal Components Analysis of Atopy-Related Traits in a Random Sample of Children
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
Received 4 April 2011; Accepted 27 May 2011
Academic Editors: C. Penido and A. Petraroli
Copyright © 2011 Simon Francis Thomsen and Vibeke Backer. 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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