TITLE

Infection control problems found at NV centers

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;May2009, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the inspection conducted by Nevada's state health division investigation on 49 surgery centers shows that the centers lack in sterilization and disinfection control.
ACCESSION #
37696507

 

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