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Journal of Allergy
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 712090, 6 pages
Apgar Score Is Related to Development of Atopic Dermatitis: Cotwin Control Study
1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
2Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
3Institute of Regional Health Services Research & Odense Patient Data Explorative Network, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
4The Danish Twin Registry, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
5Danish Pediatric Asthma Center, Gentofte Hospital, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
6Department of Dermato-Allergology, Gentofte Hospital, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Received 27 May 2013; Revised 20 September 2013; Accepted 21 September 2013
Academic Editor: S. L. Johnston
Copyright © 2013 Vibeke Naeser 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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