European Journal of Plastic Surgery

, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 163–164 | Cite as

The management of acute peripheral arterial bleeding in emergencies: a plastic surgeon’s perspective

Letter to the Editor


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Conflict of interest

Metin Nizamoglu and Sharmila Jivan declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical standards

The manuscript does not contain clinical studies or patient data.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Plastic Surgery DepartmentPinderfields HospitalWakefieldUK

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