TITLE

Geriatric medicine

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Prevention of spread of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus on a geriatric rehabilitation unit,' by Cam Duhaime, Michael Borrie et al from the University of Western Ontario.
ACCESSION #
9708236011

 

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