Elasticity of the Lung in Pulmonary Emphysema

Ebert, Richard V.
November 1968
Annals of Internal Medicine;Nov68, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p903
Academic Journal
Focuses on a study which described the elastic properties of the lungs for the incidence of pulmonary emphysema. Use of the pressure volume curve in determining the elasticity of the lungs; Analysis of the elastic properties of the normal lung; Changes in elastic properties when emphysema occurs; Importance of elastic properties in obstructive lung disease.


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