Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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The flow Rate Accuracy of Elastomeric Infusion Pumps After Repeated Filling

Masood Mohseni 1 and Amin Ebneshahidi 2 , *
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1 Department of Anesthesiology, Rasoul Akram Medical Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Persia Research Center, Isfahan, Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: May 01, 2014, 4 (2); e14989
  • Published Online: April 7, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 22, 2013
  • Revised: October 18, 2013
  • Accepted: October 26, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.14989

To Cite: Mohseni M, Ebneshahidi A. The flow Rate Accuracy of Elastomeric Infusion Pumps After Repeated Filling, Anesth Pain Med. 2014 ; 4(2):e14989. doi: 10.5812/aapm.14989.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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