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Delirium in Ventilated Patients: Is ABCDEF Bundle the Solution?

Citation Information : Delirium in Ventilated Patients: Is ABCDEF Bundle the Solution?. Indian J Crit Care Med 2021; 25 (7):743-744.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23903

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 07-07-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


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