TITLE

Attitudes of Patients and Care Providers Toward a Surgical Site Marking Policy

AUTHOR(S)
Goldberg, Amanda E.; Harnish, Julie L.; Stegienko, Stacey; Urbach, David R.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Sep2009, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p249
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
44371857

 

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