Measurement of pulse pressure profiles in patients with trigeminal neuralgia

C.L. Turner; N. Mendoza; R.D. Illingworth; P.J. Kirkpatrick
April 2003
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Apr2003, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p533
Academic Journal
Focuses on the measurement of pulse pressure profiles in patients with trigeminal neuralgia. Description of applanation tonometry; Pulse wave analysis system.


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