TITLE

Hypertension in patients with sleep apnoea, a combined effect?

AUTHOR(S)
Fletcher, Eugene C.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Thorax;Sep2000, p726
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66877379

 

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