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Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants:
doi: 10.1097/01.JAA.0000431507.82701.f7
Pulmonary Medicine

Evaluating the adult with new-onset pleural effusion

Kruger, Danielle MS Ed, PA-C

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ABSTRACT: PAs play an essential role in recognizing new-onset pleural effusion in adults. This article reviews risk factors, patient assessment, diagnostic testing, initial management, and treatment.

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