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Vol 25, No 1 (2018)
Letters to the Editor - Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2018-02-27
Submitted: 2017-09-03
Accepted: 2017-10-07
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Delayed cerebral fat embolism occurring after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

Maenia Scarpino, Giovanni Lanzo, Marco Moretti, Giuseppe Olivo, Aldo Amantini, Antonello Grippo
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.2018.0015
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Cardiol J 2018;25(1):155-157.

open access

Vol 25, No 1 (2018)
Letters to the Editor - Clinical cardiology
Published online: 2018-02-27
Submitted: 2017-09-03
Accepted: 2017-10-07

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Title

Delayed cerebral fat embolism occurring after off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

Journal

Cardiology Journal

Issue

Vol 25, No 1 (2018)

Pages

155-157

Published online

2018-02-27

DOI

10.5603/CJ.2018.0015

Bibliographic record

Cardiol J 2018;25(1):155-157.

Authors

Maenia Scarpino
Giovanni Lanzo
Marco Moretti
Giuseppe Olivo
Aldo Amantini
Antonello Grippo

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