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ISRN Otolaryngology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 915910, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/915910
Research Article

Stridor in Asian Infants: Assessment and Treatment

1Division of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
2Department of Anaesthesiology, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
3Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Received 8 October 2011; Accepted 7 December 2011

Academic Editors: C. Canova, F. Esteban, and M. B. Paiva

Copyright © 2012 Wong Birgitta Yee-Hang 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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