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External pneumatic compression for prevention of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary emboli

  • Ann B. Barnes
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    Reprint requests: Ann B. Barnes, M.D., Vincent Memorial Hospital, 32 Fruit St., Boston, Massachusetts 02114.
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    Vincent Memorial Hospital (Gynecological Service of the Massachusetts General Hospital), Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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