TITLE

Auto Identification Technology and Its Impact on Patient Safety in the Operating Room of the Future

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Mar2007, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
24533976

 

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