TITLE

Letter: Hypotension with intravenous salbutamol in premature labour

AUTHOR(S)
Ng, K H; Sen, D K
PUB. DATE
July 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;7/27/1974, Vol. 3 Issue 5925, p257
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64111235

 

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