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VOLUME 24 , ISSUE 5 ( May, 2020 ) > List of Articles


Passive Leg Raising for Fluid Responsiveness in Children: Is it Reliable?

Javed Ismail, Arun Bansal

Citation Information : Ismail J, Bansal A. Passive Leg Raising for Fluid Responsiveness in Children: Is it Reliable?. Indian J Crit Care Med 2020; 24 (5):291-292.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23430

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 27-07-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; The Author(s).


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