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Pulmonary deposition and clearance of dust in man.
Institute of Environmental Medicine, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 1972 Jan; :1-227
Final report is presented of a study to characterize in humans and donkeys the normal pattern of particle deposition and kinetics of bronchial clearance; to determine the nature and severity of clearance abnormalities in cigarette smokers; and to determine the nature of abnormalities following acute and chronic exposure to sulfur-dioxide (7446095) and cigarette smoke. Results of most recent studies are presented in detail.
NIOSH-Grant; Pulmonary-system-disorders; Respiratory-system-disorders; Lung-clearance; Toxicity; Inhalation
Inst of Environmental Medicine New York Univ Medical Center 550 First Ave New York, N Y 10016
Final Grant Report
Institute of Environmental Medicine, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York
New York University, New York, New York
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