TITLE

Israeli HIV+ surgeon cleared to continue work

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Mar2009, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the case of an HIV-positive Israeli surgeon which has instigated a retrospective investigation of his patients for the preceding 10 years conducted by the Israel Ministry of Health to determine if any surgeon-to-patient HIV transmission had occurred.
ACCESSION #
36561200

 

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