TITLE

Measurement of respiratory muscle strength

AUTHOR(S)
Polkey, M I; Green, M; Moxham, J
PUB. DATE
November 1995
SOURCE
Thorax;Nov1995, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p1131
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66052786

 

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