Di seguito sono riportati tutti i riferimenti bibliografici a cui fare riferimento e da cui prendere spunto. Sulla base di questi sono state definite le linee guida della SIMSI per l’impiego dell’ossigenoterapia iperbarica nella cura delle differenti patologie
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