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Pages 377-379 (May 2021)
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Vol. 57. Issue 5.
Pages 377-379 (May 2021)
Scientific Letter
Combined Diaphragm and Limb Muscle Atrophy Is Associated With Increased Mortality in Mechanically Ventilated Patients: A Pilot Study
La combinación de atrofia del diafragma y atrofia de los músculos de las extremidades se asocia a un aumento de la mortalidad en los pacientes con ventilación mecánica: un estudio piloto
Agustín Carámbulaa,b, Sebastián Pereyrac, Marcelo Barbatoa, Martín Anguloa,d,e,
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a Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Maciel, Montevideo, Uruguay
b National Institute of Cell, Tissue, and Organ Donation and Transplantation, Montevideo, Uruguay
c Department of Diagnostic Ultrasound, Hospital Maciel, Montevideo, Uruguay
d Respiratory Function Laboratory and Critical Care Department, School of Medicine, Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay
e Pathophysiology Department, School of Medicine, Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay
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