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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 47, Issue 13, pp 1849–1850 | Cite as

‘Point-of-care ultrasound’ — legitimate terminology

  • Savvas AndronikouEmail author
  • Leon Sergot
Letter to the Editor

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflicts of interest

None.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bristol Royal Hospital for ChildrenBristolUK
  2. 2.University of BristolBristolUK

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