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Myocardial infarction/injury after non cardiac-surgery: It is time for a better understanding

Carlo Rostagno1
DOI: 10.33963/KP.a2022.0113
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  1. Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy

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