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The changing indications for tracheostomy in children

  • A. C. Swift (a1) and J. H. Rogers (a2)


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The University Department of Oto-Rhion-Laryngology, Royal Liverpool Hospital, Prescot Street, P.O.Box 147, Liverpool L69 3BX.


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