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

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Journal of Intensive Care20164:61

  • Received: 12 September 2016
  • Accepted: 12 September 2016
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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This article [1] has been retracted by the authors due to significant overlap with previous publications [24].



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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Anesthesiology, Tokyo Medical University, 6-7-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0023, Japan
Mitochondrial Pathophysiology Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Box 117, 221 00 Lund, Sweden


  1. 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.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar
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