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Journal of Anesthesia

, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp 477–478 | Cite as

Skin lesions associated with BIS monitoring in pediatric patients undergoing cardiac surgery

  • Soichiro Yamashita
  • Taro Mizutani
  • Takeru Shimizu
  • Makoto Tanaka
Letter to the editor
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Keywords

Pediatric Patient Skin Lesion Septal Defect Ventricular Septal Defect Defect Radical 
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Notes

Conflict of interest

The authors certify that there is no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation with this article.

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© Japanese Society of Anesthesiologists 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Soichiro Yamashita
    • 1
  • Taro Mizutani
    • 2
  • Takeru Shimizu
    • 1
  • Makoto Tanaka
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human SciencesUniversity of TsukubaTsukubaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human SciencesUniversity of TsukubaTsukubaJapan

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