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Alveolar Surface Tension and Lung Surfactant

Handbook of Physiology, The Respiratory System, Mechanics of Breathing

  1. Jon Goerke,
  2. John A. Clements

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp030316

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Goerke, J. and Clements, J. A. 2011. Alveolar Surface Tension and Lung Surfactant. Comprehensive Physiology. 247–261.

Author Information

  1. Departments of Physiology and Pediatrics and the Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

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