Pleural effusion: a structured approach to care†The authors have no potential conflicts of interest

Rahman, Najib M.; Chapman, Stephen J.; Davies, Robert J. O.
January 2005
British Medical Bulletin;Jan2005, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p31
Academic Journal
The accumulation of fluid in the pleural space is a common manifestation of a wide range of disease. This review provides a structured approach to the investigation of the patient with a pleural effusion. This should allow an accurate diagnosis to be made with the minimum number of invasive and time-consuming investigations.


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