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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1973 April; 66(4): 381–383.
PMCID: PMC1644910

Interrelation between surface tension and mechanical properties of the lung: a historical review.

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