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Acute upper airway failure and mediastinal emphysema following a wire-guided percutaneous cricothyrotomy in a patient with severe maxillofacial trauma

By R. Barkhuysen, M. A. W. Merkx, P. A. van Damme, O. R. Buyne and F. J. A. van den Hoogen
Topics: Case Report
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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Provided by: PubMed Central

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