The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 84, Issue 11, pp 873–874 | Cite as

Risk Factors for Bronchial Asthma in School Going Children

  • Sachin Singh
  • Shishir Jindal
  • Jagdish Prasad Goyal
Scientific Letter

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sachin Singh
    • 1
  • Shishir Jindal
    • 1
  • Jagdish Prasad Goyal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsAll India Institute of Medical SciencesRishikeshIndia

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