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Pulmonary artery catheterisation

BMJ 1996; 313 doi: (Published 23 November 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1328

Catheterisation is useful when used by experienced clinicians

  1. T J Dexter
  1. Consultant in intensive care Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Wycombe General Hospital, High Wycombe HP11 2TT

    EDITOR,—Neil Soni's editorial arguing for re-evaluation of the use of pulmonary artery catheters1 seems to be of far more value than the study in JAMA that it discusses.2 I agree with Soni that the study's method, in terms of retrospective matching of controls, is unreliable. I …

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