TITLE

Evidence for a relation between metabolic derangements and increased levels of inflammatory mediators in a subgroup of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

AUTHOR(S)
Schols, A. M.; Buurman, W. A.; Staal van den Brekel, A. J.; Dentener, M. A.; Wouters, E. F.
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug1996, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p819
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66095539

 

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