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Vol 3, No 3 (2018)
Letter to the Editor
Published online: 2018-09-30
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Place of cervical collar in emergency medicine

Ruslan Yakubtsevich, Dominika Dunder, Kacper Kranc, Michal Pruc, Adam Pastucha, Aleksandra Koldyj
DOI: 10.5603/DEMJ.2018.0024
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Disaster Emerg Med J 2018;3(3):108-109.

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Vol 3, No 3 (2018)
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Published online: 2018-09-30

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Title

Place of cervical collar in emergency medicine

Journal

Disaster and Emergency Medicine Journal

Issue

Vol 3, No 3 (2018)

Article type

Letter to the Editor

Pages

108-109

Published online

2018-09-30

DOI

10.5603/DEMJ.2018.0024

Bibliographic record

Disaster Emerg Med J 2018;3(3):108-109.

Authors

Ruslan Yakubtsevich
Dominika Dunder
Kacper Kranc
Michal Pruc
Adam Pastucha
Aleksandra Koldyj

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