TITLE

Clinical aspects of COPD

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Thorax;Dec2006 Supplement 2, Vol. 61, pii81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
The article presents abstracts of medical research related to the clinical aspects of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. They include "Relation Between Lung Function and Fruit Consumption in Smoking and Non-Smoking Men in Northern Ireland," "Cardiovascular and Bone Disease in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease" and "Variation of Moods in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Effects of Long Term Antidepressants Treatment on Moods."
ACCESSION #
23488506

 

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