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Innovations that could improve early recognition of ventilator-associated pneumonia

Lieuwe D. J. Bos| Ignacio Martin-Loeches| Antonio Artigas
What's New in Intensive Care
Volume 40, Issue 9 / September , 2014

Pages 1352 - 1354

No abstract available.

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