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, Volume 62, Issue 11, pp 1686–1686 | Cite as

Fondaparinux Sodium

A Viewpoint by Alexander G. G. Turpie
  • Alexander G. G. Turpie
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander G. G. Turpie
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  1. 1.Hamilton Health Sciences —General DivisionHamiltonCanada

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