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Can transcutaneous oxygen saturation be used to detect tissue hypoperfusion?

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S. Sakka is a member of the Medical Advisory Board of Pulsion Medical Systems AG, Munich, Germany, and has received honoraria from this company for giving lectures.

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Steinbuechel, T., Peiniger, S., Bouillon, B. et al. Can transcutaneous oxygen saturation be used to detect tissue hypoperfusion?. Intensive Care Med 34, 1546–1547 (2008).

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