Welcome to Ped-Lung
A Discussion Group for
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

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This list is open to all professionals with an interest in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine. It is dedicated to improving the pulmonary health of children worldwide. The list was started as an initiative of the Respiratory Section of the Canadian Paediatric Society and the Paediatric Section of the Canadian Thoracic Society. However, opinions expressed on the list are solely those of the individual contributors.

Ped-Lung is not a marketing forum. However topics can include anything relevant to Pediatric Pulmonology, including clinical, educational, research and administrative issues. The list is monitored but as with all Internet mail lists confidential and sensitive information, particularly that which identifies patients or individuals should be avoided.

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David Wensley list-owner, Ped-Lung
Department of Paediatrics
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada