Prevalence and clinical significance of cardiac murmurs in neonates

Ainsworth, Sean B.; Wyllie, Jonathan P.; Wren, Christopher
January 1999
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jan1999, pF43
Academic Journal
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