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Canadian Journal of Anesthesia

, Volume 49, Issue 8, pp 885–886 | Cite as

Relieving anxiety by entering the operating room on foot

  • Yuko Kojima
  • Hiroaki Ina
  • Takashi Fujita
  • Hiroyuki Mitono
Correspondence

Keywords

Droperidol Hydroxyzine Atropine Sulfate Loxoprofen Preoperative Anxiety 
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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuko Kojima
    • 1
  • Hiroaki Ina
    • 1
  • Takashi Fujita
    • 1
  • Hiroyuki Mitono
    • 1
  1. 1.SuwaJapan

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