Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 32, Issue 2, pp 340–341

Both sides of the story – cerebral infarction after intra-abdominal bleeding

  • D. Hasper
  • C. Storm
  • D. Seehofer
  • K. T. Hoffmann
  • M. Oppert
  • A. Krüger
Correspondence

Keywords

Recombinant factor VIIa Hemorrhagic shock Intraabdominal bleeding Cerebral infarction 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Hasper
    • 1
  • C. Storm
    • 1
  • D. Seehofer
    • 2
  • K. T. Hoffmann
    • 3
  • M. Oppert
    • 1
  • A. Krüger
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nephrology and Intensive Care MedicineCharité Universitätsmedizin BerlinBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Department of General-, Visceral- and Transplantation SurgeryCharité Universitätsmedizin BerlinBerlinGermany
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyCharité Universitätsmedizin BerlinBerlinGermany

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