TITLE

Lung disease in the spotlight

PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Dec2014/Jan2015, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a 2014 report titled "Lung Disease in Australia" which was released by the Lung Foundation of Australia and indicated that lung diseases contribute to more than 10% of Australia's overall health burden.
ACCESSION #
99618763

 

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