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Journal of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery

, Volume 17, Issue 2, pp 264–265 | Cite as

A Simple and Effective Scalp Tourniquet for Controlling Scalp Hemorrhage

  • Manal Khan
  • Anshul Rai
  • Anuj Jain
Technical Note
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Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Burns and Plastic SurgeryAll India Institute of Medical SciencesBhopalIndia
  2. 2.Department of Trauma and Emergency MedicineAll India Institute of Medical SciencesBhopalIndia

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