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Objective techniques for identification of the epidural space in infants and children

  • Masao Yamashita
Correspondence

Keywords

Mean Arterial Pressure Epidural Space Dural Puncture Spine Case Epidural Needle 
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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ibaraki Children’s HospitalMitoJapan

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