TITLE

Interim Guidelines for Anthrax Exposure

AUTHOR(S)
Rose, Verna L.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
American Family Physician;5/1/1999, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p2655
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued interim guidelines for the management of anthrax exposure. Suggested postexposure prophylaxis; Overview of the guidelines.
ACCESSION #
1852907

 

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