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Air embolism in ventilated very low birthweight infants.
  1. T R Fenton,
  2. S Bennett,
  3. N McIntosh
  1. Department of Child Health, St George's Hospital Medical School, London.


    Five cases of air embolism in ventilated very low birthweight infants are reported. In all cases the outcome was fatal with the babies dying at about 15 hours of age.

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