TITLE

Randomised controlled trial of inhaled corticosteroids in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

AUTHOR(S)
Bourbeau, Jean; Rouleau, Michel Y.; Boucher, Serge
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Thorax;Jun1998, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p477
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
67206303

 

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