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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 108073, 5 pages
Pelvic Radiation Disease Management by Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: Prospective Study of 44 Patients
1Aix-Marseille University, UMR 911, Campus Santé Timone, 13005 Marseille, France
2Department of Digestive Surgery, AP-HM Timone Hospital, Pôle DACCORD, 13385 Marseille, France
3Atelier Provençal d'écriture Médicale, France
4Hyperbaric Medicine, Sainte Marguerite Hospital, Aix-Marseille University, UMR MD2, 13385 Marseille, France
5Department of Gastroenterology, AP-HM Timone Hospital, Pôle DACCORD, 13385 Marseille, France
Received 22 June 2013; Revised 8 October 2013; Accepted 4 November 2013; Published 27 January 2014
Academic Editor: Lorenzo Fuccio
Copyright © 2014 Mehdi Ouaïssi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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