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Steroids for patients in septic shock: the results of the CORTICUS trial

  • Alina Toma (a1), Angela Stone (a1), Robert S. Green (a2) and Sara Gray (a3)
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St. Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Room 4-036 Queen Wing, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8; grays@smh.ca

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Steroids for patients in septic shock: the results of the CORTICUS trial

  • Alina Toma (a1), Angela Stone (a1), Robert S. Green (a2) and Sara Gray (a3)

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