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Anesthesiology Research and Practice
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 759792, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/759792
Clinical Study

A large Venous-Arterial PCO2 Is Associated with Poor Outcomes in Surgical Patients

1Anestesiologia e Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital do Servidor Público Estadual, 04039-901 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2De Terapia Intensiva, Hospital do Servidor Público Estadual, 04039-901 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
3Anestesiologia, Hospital do Servidor Público Estadual, 04039-901 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
4De Terapia Intensiva, Hospital das Clínicas, 05403-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 23 May 2011; Revised 31 July 2011; Accepted 4 August 2011

Academic Editor: William McBride

Copyright © 2011 João M. Silva 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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