TITLE

Intrahospital infection as a risk in haemodialysis patients with central venous catheters

AUTHOR(S)
Gerasimovska, V.; Popovska-Jovanovska, K.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Proceedings;Jan2011 Supplement 6, Vol. 5, pP207
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Intrahospital Infection As a Risk in Haemodialysis Patients With Central Venous Catheters," by V. Gerasimovska and colleagues is presented.
ACCESSION #
62795480

 

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