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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: January 2012

Chapter 4 - Anesthetic goals in patients with myocardialischemia and heart failure

from Part 1 - PreoperativeCare and Evaluation

Suggested readings

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WijeysunderaDN, BeattieWS. Calcium channel blockers for reducing cardiac morbidity after noncardiac surgery: a meta-analysis. Anesth Analg 2003; 97:634–641.