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

Chapter 5 - Anesthetic goals in patients withvalvular heart disease

from Part 1 - PreoperativeCare and Evaluation

Suggested readings

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MooreRA, MartinDE. Anesthetic management for the treatment of valvular heart disease. In: HensleyFA, MartinDA, GravleeGP, eds. A Practical Approach to Cardiac Anesthesia. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2003.
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