Guías prácticas de manejo en Neonatología. Atención inmediata del Recién Nacido de término sano

  • José Lacarrubba
  • Lucia Galván
  • Norma Barreto
  • Eddy Adler
  • Elizabeth Céspedes


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Lacarrubba, J., Galván, L., Barreto, N., Adler, E., & Céspedes, E. (2018). Guías prácticas de manejo en Neonatología. Atención inmediata del Recién Nacido de término sano. Pediatría (Asunción), 38(2), 138-145. Recuperado a partir de
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