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Quality of life in the five years after intensive care : a cohort study

By Brian Cuthbertson, Sian Roughton, David James Jenkinson, Graeme Stewart MacLennan and Luke David Vale


Peer reviewedPublisher PD

Topics: RC Internal medicine, RC
Year: 2010
DOI identifier: 10.1186/cc8848
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