TITLE

Update your disinfection, sterilization in one month

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Jan2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the regulations on sterilization and disinfection of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It presents the scope and parameters of guidelines in the manuscript. It also includes special sections concerning sterilization and disinfection. According to James T. Lee of Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC), hospitals should provide examinations for staff regarding the regulations.
ACCESSION #
36003042

 

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