COPD, from first cigarette to therapy

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In contrast to the extensive knowledge on the effects of chronic smoke exposure on lung function and airway inflammation, there is a paucity of data on the acute effects of smoking in this respect. It seems important to know these effects since repetitive acute smoke effects may constitute the underlying causal chain leading to the ultimate chronic effects. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Groningen
  • Kauffman, Hendrik, Supervisor
  • Postma, Dirkje, Supervisor
  • Timens, Wim, Supervisor
  • ten Hacken, Nick H.T., Co-supervisor
Award date8-Feb-2006
Place of PublicationGroningen
Print ISBNs9036724600
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Roken, CARA
  • thorax

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