TITLE

From the editor. One bad apple challenges our profession

AUTHOR(S)
Lenhoff, Alan
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer;Sep2012, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the recent revelation that a medical technician allegedly infected a so-far-undetermined number of patients with hepatitis C via stolen syringes contaminated with his own blood. He states that such actions by a member of laboratory fraternity tarnish the name of entire fraternity in the eyes of the public. He opines that the best for clinical laboratorians to respond to this challenge is to be proactive in proposing regulatory changes and other reforms.
ACCESSION #
79792995

 

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