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Gentamicin-Collagen Sponge and Prevention of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections: Bargain Basement or Penthouse Suite?

Larry M Baddour1, Zerelda Esquer Garrigos
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2021.0122
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Pubmed: 34611880
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Gentamicin-Collagen Sponge and Prevention of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections: Bargain Basement or Penthouse Suite?

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Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

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Editorial

Published online

2021-10-05

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10.33963/KP.a2021.0122

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34611880

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Larry M Baddour
Zerelda Esquer Garrigos

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