TITLE

Delivery of propellant soluble drug from a metered dose inhaler

AUTHOR(S)
Ashworth, H L; Wilson, C G; Sims, E E; Wotton, P K; Hardy, J G
PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
Thorax;Apr1991, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66048948

 

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