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Out of the ICU shifting as a significant workload

  • H. Merdji
  • R. Clere-Jehl
  • A. Dargent
  • P. Andreu
  • A. Large
  • F. Lefebvre
  • M. Schenck
  • J. Helms
  • J. P. Quenot
  • F. Meziani
Letter

Notes

Acknowledgements

We thank Dr. D. Rottenberg for his English proofreading of the letter.

Funding

For this work, no funding has been received from any organization and no financial support was necessary, including departmental or institutional funding.

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflicts of interest

The authors declare that there is no conflict of interest regarding the publication of this article.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Merdji
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Clere-Jehl
    • 1
  • A. Dargent
    • 3
    • 4
  • P. Andreu
    • 3
  • A. Large
    • 3
  • F. Lefebvre
    • 5
  • M. Schenck
    • 6
  • J. Helms
    • 1
  • J. P. Quenot
    • 3
    • 4
    • 7
  • F. Meziani
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculté de Médecine, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Service de RéanimationUniversité de Strasbourg (UNISTRA)Strasbourg CedexFrance
  2. 2.INSERM (French National Institute of Health and Medical Research), UMR 1260, Regenerative Nanomedicine (RNM), FMTSStrasbourgFrance
  3. 3.Department of Intensive CareFrançois Mitterrand University HospitalDijonFrance
  4. 4.Lipnes Team, INSERM Research Center LNC-UMR 1231 and LabExLipSTICDijonFrance
  5. 5.Department of Public Health, Hôpitaux Universitaires de StrasbourgUniversité de StrasbourgStrasbourgFrance
  6. 6.Faculté de Médecine, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Service de Réanimation, Hôpital de HautepierreUniversité de Strasbourg (UNISTRA)StrasbourgFrance
  7. 7.INSERM CIC 1432, Clinical EpidemiologyUniversity of BurgundyDijonFrance

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