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Cardiac arrest during space missions : Specificities and challenges. / Hinkelbein, Jochen; Russomano, Thais; Hinkelbein, Franziska; Komorowski, Matthieu.

In: Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Vol. 19, 04.2018, p. 6-12.

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Hinkelbein, J, Russomano, T, Hinkelbein, F & Komorowski, M 2018, 'Cardiac arrest during space missions: Specificities and challenges', Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, vol. 19, pp. 6-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tacc.2018.02.001

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Hinkelbein, J., Russomano, T., Hinkelbein, F., & Komorowski, M. (2018). Cardiac arrest during space missions: Specificities and challenges. Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, 19, 6-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tacc.2018.02.001

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Hinkelbein J, Russomano T, Hinkelbein F, Komorowski M. Cardiac arrest during space missions: Specificities and challenges. Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care. 2018 Apr;19:6-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tacc.2018.02.001

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Hinkelbein, Jochen ; Russomano, Thais ; Hinkelbein, Franziska ; Komorowski, Matthieu. / Cardiac arrest during space missions : Specificities and challenges. In: Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care. 2018 ; Vol. 19. pp. 6-12.

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