Nurse accused of spreading hep C

May 2008
Same-Day Surgery;May2008, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p58
Academic Journal
The article reports on the allegation imposed to nurse Jon Dale Jones for infecting 15 members of the military service with hepatitis C after performing surgery to the patients at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, Texas.


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