TITLE

Echocardiographic assessment of patent ductus arteriosus shunt flow pattern in premature infants

AUTHOR(S)
Su, Bai-Horng; Watanabe, Toyoko; Shimizu, Mitsumasa; Yanagisawa, Masayoshi; Su, B H; Watanabe, T; Shimizu, M; Yanagisawa, M
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jul1997, Vol. 77 Issue 1, pF36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66296248

 

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