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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 102, Issue 1, pp 75–75 | Cite as

Sugar Water for Immunization Pain Management: Too Much Sweet Stuff?

  • Sandra Gerges
  • Mary-Ellen Hogan
  • Angela Girgis
  • Vinita Dubey
  • Anna Taddio
Letter

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© The Canadian Public Health Association 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sandra Gerges
    • 1
  • Mary-Ellen Hogan
    • 1
  • Angela Girgis
    • 1
  • Vinita Dubey
    • 2
  • Anna Taddio
    • 1
  1. 1.Leslie Dan Faculty of PharmacyUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Toronto Public HealthTorontoCanada

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