Brazilian Journal of Anesthesiology
Brazilian Journal of Anesthesiology
Letter to the Editor

Prone positioning in management of COVID-19 hospitalized patients

Uso do decúbito ventral para o manejo de pacientes com COVID-19 hospitalizados em enfermaria

Vahid Damanpak Moghadam, Hamed Shafiee, Maryam Ghorbani, Reza Heidarifar

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