TITLE

ORs closed after Aspergillus discovered at Royal Vic

AUTHOR(S)
Pinker, Susan
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/01/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 9, p1333
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the closure of Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal, Quebec after fungal spores of Aspergillus were found in the ventilation system. Suspicion that the spores caused the death of one patient; Efforts to clean out the system; Questions about the physical state of the hospital; Effect of the closure of operating procedures scheduled at the hospital.
ACCESSION #
4382407

 

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