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Surgery Research and Practice
Volume 2014, Article ID 871325, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/871325
Clinical Study

Pre- and Postoperative Vomiting in Children Undergoing Video-Assisted Gastrostomy Tube Placement

1Department of Paediatric Surgery, Skåne University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
2The Institution of Clinical Research, Lund University, 221 85 Lund, Sweden

Received 16 April 2014; Revised 12 July 2014; Accepted 4 August 2014; Published 12 August 2014

Academic Editor: Michael Hünerbein

Copyright © 2014 Torbjörn Backman 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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