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Vol 2, No 2 (2017)
Letter to the Editor
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Do emergency services focus enough on pre-hospital hypothermia management?

Kobi Ludwin
DOI: 10.5603/DEMJ.2017.0020
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Disaster Emerg Med J 2017;2(2):100-101.

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Vol 2, No 2 (2017)
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Published online: 2017-05-24

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Title

Do emergency services focus enough on pre-hospital hypothermia management?

Journal

Disaster and Emergency Medicine Journal

Issue

Vol 2, No 2 (2017)

Article type

Letter to the Editor

Pages

100-101

Published online

2017-05-24

DOI

10.5603/DEMJ.2017.0020

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Disaster Emerg Med J 2017;2(2):100-101.

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Kobi Ludwin

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