TITLE

Aetiology of community acquired pneumonia in Valencia, Spain: a multicentre prospective study

AUTHOR(S)
Blanquer, J; Blanquer, R; Borrás, R; Nauffal, D; Morales, P; Menéndez, R; Subías, I; Herrero, L; Redón, J; Pascual, J
PUB. DATE
July 1991
SOURCE
Thorax;Jul1991, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p508
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66107157

 

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