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Journal of Allergy
Volume 2014, Article ID 943824, 17 pages
Review Article

Thermal Water Applications in the Treatment of Upper Respiratory Tract Diseases: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Institute of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Epidemiology (IMSIE), University Hospital of Cologne, 50924 Cologne, Germany

Received 28 February 2014; Accepted 23 April 2014; Published 1 June 2014

Academic Editor: Desiderio Passali

Copyright © 2014 Sarah Keller 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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