Refugee mother-child dyads’ hair cortisol, post-traumatic stress, and affectionate parenting

@article{Lembcke2020RefugeeMD,
  title={Refugee mother-child dyads’ hair cortisol, post-traumatic stress, and affectionate parenting},
  author={Hanna Lembcke and Thimo Buchm{\"u}ller and Birgit Leyendecker},
  journal={Psychoneuroendocrinology},
  year={2020},
  volume={111}
}
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