June 1955

A Primer of Pulmonary Function.

Author Affiliations

By Harold Guyon Trimble, M.D., and James Kieran, M.D. Price, not given. Pp. 22, with one illustration. Printed through the cooperation of the California Tuberculosis and Health Association, 1954.

AMA Arch Intern Med. 1955;95(6):879. doi:10.1001/archinte.1955.00250120115033

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Recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary diseases make it imperative that adequate study of patients with pulmonary disease be carried out. It is, however, difficult for the practicing physician to find a description of the tests of pulmonary function and their application to clinical conditions. This booklet does this in an admirable manner. By reading this short monograph, one is immediately brought up to date on the current status of pulmonary function tests. It is highly recommended.

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