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Long-term outcome in medical patients aged 80 or over following admission to an intensive care unit

By Antoine Roch, Sandrine Wiramus, Vanessa Pauly, Jean-Marie Forel, Christophe Guervilly, Marc Gainnier and Laurent Papazian
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3222073
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