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Volume 10 (2010), Pages 1339-1346
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Research Article

Association between Obesity and Asthma in Preschool Mexican Children

1Department of Research in Clinical Epidemiology, No. 6 General Hospital Mexican Institute of Social Security, Tampico-Madero City, Mexico
2Public Health Institute, Veracruzana University, Veracruz, Mexico
3Department of Research, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Tamaulipas, Tampico, Mexico

Received 2 April 2010; Revised 7 June 2010; Accepted 10 June 2010

Academic Editor: Joav Merrick

Copyright © 2010 Francisco Vázquez-Nava et al.

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