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Critical Care Research and Practice
Volume 2017, Article ID 9535463, 9 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9535463
Research Article

Severe Tuberculosis Requiring Intensive Care: A Descriptive Analysis

1Infectious Diseases Department, Centro Hospitalar de São João, Alameda Professor Hernâni Monteiro, Porto, Portugal
2Instituto de Inovação e Investigação em Saúde (I3S), Grupo de I&D em Nefrologia e Doenças Infecciosas, Instituto Nacional de Engenharia Biomédica (INEB), Porto, Portugal

Correspondence should be addressed to Raquel Pacheco Duro; moc.liamg@orud.leuqar

Received 4 August 2016; Revised 14 November 2016; Accepted 24 November 2016; Published 30 January 2017

Academic Editor: Robert Boots

Copyright © 2017 Raquel Pacheco Duro 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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