Manual for the transport of high-risk newborn infants
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Manual for the transport of high-risk newborn infants principles, policies, equipment, techniques by Sydney Segal

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Published by Canadian Paediatric Society in [Sherbrooke, Que.?] .
Written in English


  • Equipment and Supplies.,
  • Infant, Newborn.,
  • Transportation of Patients -- Infant, Newborn.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Sydney Segal.
ContributionsCanadian Paediatric Society. Foetus and Newborn Committee.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 198 p.
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14733462M

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