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Case Reports  |   April 1989
Fatal Air Embolism Following Anesthesia for Insertion of a Peritoneovenous Shunt
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • KEN P. AHMAT, F.F.A.R.A.C.S.
    *
  • RICHARD H. RILEY, M.B., B.S.
  • CRAIG SIMS, M.B., B.S.
  • ANTHONY K. HOUSE, M.S., F.R.C.S.E., F.R.A.C.S.
  • CLIVE T. COOKE, B.MED.SCI., F.R.C.P.A.
    §
  • * Consultant, Department of Anaesthesia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.
  • †; Registrar, Department of Anaesthesia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia.
  • § Forensic Pathologist, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Nedlands, Australia.
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Case Reports
Case Reports   |   April 1989
Fatal Air Embolism Following Anesthesia for Insertion of a Peritoneovenous Shunt
Anesthesiology 4 1989, Vol.70, 702-703. doi:
Anesthesiology 4 1989, Vol.70, 702-703. doi:
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