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The Pierre Limoges Pediatric Anesthesia Lecture: Tricky problems in pediatric anesthesia

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Lavoie, J. The Pierre Limoges Pediatric Anesthesia Lecture: Tricky problems in pediatric anesthesia. Can J Anesth 51, R40 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03018340

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Keywords

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Remifentanil
  • Laryngeal Mask Airway
  • Difficult Airway
  • Pyloric Stenosis