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Revista Brasileira de Anestesiologia

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Rev. Bras. Anestesiol. vol.58 no.5 Campinas Sept./Oct. 2008

http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-70942008000500015 

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

 

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The author would like to thank the attention dedicated to their study by such an important human being and researcher, as Dr. Maria dos Prazeres Simonetti. We know and admire her life as a scientist in search of the truth which resulted in benefits for the world and Brazilian Medicine.

Nádia Duarte

 

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