Effects of airway infection by Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a computed tomographic study

Miszkiel, Katherine A.; Wells, Athol U.; Rubens, Michael B.; Cole, Peter J.; Hansell, David M.; Miszkiel, K A; Wells, A U; Rubens, M B; Cole, P J; Hansell, D M
March 1997
Thorax;Mar1997, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p260
Academic Journal
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