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Debunk the Myth: Percutaneous Tracheostomy in Cervical Spine Injury

Keywords : Cervical spine injury, Percutaneous tracheostomy, Ultrasound

Citation Information : Debunk the Myth: Percutaneous Tracheostomy in Cervical Spine Injury. Indian J Crit Care Med 2022; 26 (10):1067-1068.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24342

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 30-09-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2022; The Author(s).


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