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Retraction Note: Brain injury following cardiac arrest: pathophysiology for neurocritical care

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The original article was published in Journal of Intensive Care 2016 4:31

Retraction note

This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to significant overlap with previous publications [24].


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    Uchino H, Ogihara Y, Fukui H, Chijiiwa M, Sekine S, Hara N, Elmér E. Brain injury following cardiac arrest: pathophysiology for neurocritical care. J Intensive Care. 2016;4:31.

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    Chalkias A, Xanthos T. Post-cardiac arrest brain injury: Pathophysiology and treatment. J Neurol Sci. 2012;315(1-2):1–8.

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    Uchino H, Ushijima K, Ikeda. Y. Neuroanesthesia and Cerebrospinal Protection. Springer; 2015.

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    Neumar RW et al. Post–Cardiac Arrest Syndrome. Circulation. 2008. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.108.190652.

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Correspondence to Hiroyuki Uchino.

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The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s40560-016-0140-9.

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