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Scandinavian Journal of Pain

Official Journal of the Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain

Editor-in-Chief: Breivik, Harald

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Volume 2, Issue 1


Pain during pharmacologically induced termination of pregnancy

Leiv Arne Rosseland
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  • Oslo University Hospital – Rikshospitalet, Division of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care medicine, Oslo, Norway
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Published Online: 2011-01-01 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2010.11.004

DOI of refers to article: 10.1016/j.sjpain.2010.09.007.


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Published Online: 2011-01-01

Published in Print: 2011-01-01

Citation Information: Scandinavian Journal of Pain, Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages 17–18, ISSN (Online) 1877-8879, ISSN (Print) 1877-8860, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2010.11.004.

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