Performance of Two Different Pulse Oximeters in Neonatal Transition

Jeyapal, Sunita; Kommu, Peter; Manikandan, M; Krishnan, Lalitha; Kommu, Peter Prasanth Kumar
January 2017
Indian Journal of Pediatrics;Jan2017, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p7
Academic Journal
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