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Letter to the Editor: Early serum procalcitonin, but not C reactive protein, might improve the prediction of sepsis in multiple trauma patients. A prospective observational study

Published Online: 30 Sep 2015
Page range: 347 - 350
Received: 29 Apr 2015
Accepted: 30 Aug 2015
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