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Nitrates for the prevention of cardiac morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery

  1. Na Zhao1,*,
  2. Jin Xu2,
  3. Balwinder Singh3,
  4. Taixiang Wu4,
  5. Xuerong Yu1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Anaesthesia, Critical and Emergency Care Group

Published Online: 31 AUG 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010726


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Zhao N, Xu J, Singh B, Wu T, Yu X. Nitrates for the prevention of cardiac morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010726. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010726.

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  1. 1

    Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Department of Anesthesiology, Beijing, China

  2. 2

    Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Emergency Department, Beijing, China

  3. 3

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA

  4. 4

    West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chinese Clinical Trial Registry, Chinese Ethics Committee of Registering Clinical Trials, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

*Na Zhao, Department of Anesthesiology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, No.1, Shuaifuyuan, Dongcheng District, Beijing, 100730, China. Zhaona1717@163.com.

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