Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 22, Issue 2, pp 174–174 | Cite as

Nocturnal hypoxemia and oxygen desaturation events in neutropenic patients with sepsis or pneumonia

  • M. von Eiff
  • E. Gröne
  • C. Herbort
  • M. Zühlsdorf
  • J. van der Loo
Correspondence
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Keywords

Oxygen Public Health Pneumonia Emergency Medicine Neutropenic Patient 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. von Eiff
    • 1
  • E. Gröne
    • 1
  • C. Herbort
    • 1
  • M. Zühlsdorf
    • 1
  • J. van der Loo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Internal Medicine AUniversity of MünsterMünsterGermany

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