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Health care safety management

Health care safety management

a guide for professionals

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Published by Rusting Publications in Port Washington, NY (403 Main St., Port Washington 11050) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health facilities -- Safety measures.,
  • Nosocomial infections -- Prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sharyn Taitz.
    ContributionsTaitz, Sharyn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA969.9 .H43 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 172 p. :
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2872205M
    LC Control Number84061004

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