Death and the oculocardiac reflex

  • R. Brian Smith


Retinal Detachment Vecuronium Obstructive Jaundice Atracurium Vecuronium Bromide 
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© Canadian Anesthesiologists 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Brian Smith
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  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyThe University of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioSan Antonio

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