TITLE

Surgery center field stung by infection control remarks

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;May2008, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of infection affecting patients in ambulatory surgery centers compared to hospitals in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
31748634

 

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