TITLE

Peak flow based asthma self-management: a randomised controlled study in general practice. British Thoracic Society Research Committee

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, K P; Mullee, M A; Middleton, M; Chapman, E; Holgate, S T
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug1995, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p851
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66103041

 

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