TITLE

The ‘dark side’ of cardiopulmonary bypass

AUTHOR(S)
Raja, Shahzad G.
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;May2004, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p906
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
12779379

 

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