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Aseptic handling of ultrasound probe: An easy solution

Citation Information : Aseptic handling of ultrasound probe: An easy solution. Indian J Crit Care Med 2016; 20 (9):554-555.

DOI: 10.4103/0972-5229.190373

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 01-09-2016

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


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