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Is dexmedetomidine a favorable agent for cerebral hemodynamics?

Georgia G. Tsaousi

Citation Information : Tsaousi GG. Is dexmedetomidine a favorable agent for cerebral hemodynamics?. Indian J Crit Care Med 2016; 20 (1):1-2.

DOI: 10.4103/0972-5229.173675

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 01-06-2013

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; The Author(s).


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