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Because it’s 2018: women in Canadian anesthesiology

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Conflicts of interest

None declared.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Hilary P. Grocott, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

Disclosures

No funding was involved in the production of this submission.

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© Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Palliative Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa HospitalUniversity of OttawaOttawaCanada

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