TITLE

Comparison of systemic cytokine levels in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome, severe pneumonia, and controls

AUTHOR(S)
Bauer, Torsten T.; Montón, Concepción; Torres, Antoni; Cabello, Hernan; Fillela, Xavier; Maldonado, Abel; Nicolás, Jose-Maria; Zavala, Elisabet
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Thorax;Jan2000, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66313277

 

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