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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 676374, 7 pages
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Research Article

Current Neonatal Resuscitation Practices among Paediatricians in Gujarat, India

1Department of Paediatrics, Pramukhswami Medical College, Karamsad, Anand, Gujarat 388325, India
2Department of Physiology, Pramukhswami Medical College, Karamsad, Anand, Gujarat 388325, India
3Central Research Services, Charutar Arogya Mandal, Karamsad, Anand, Gujarat 388325, India

Received 24 October 2013; Revised 12 December 2013; Accepted 30 December 2013; Published 12 February 2014

Academic Editor: Dharmapuri Vidyasagar

Copyright © 2014 Satvik C. Bansal 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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