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Control of infectious diseases in general hospitals.

Franklin Henry Top

Control of infectious diseases in general hospitals.

by Franklin Henry Top

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Published by American Public Health Association in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cross infection -- Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAmerican Public Health Association.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 82 p.
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23347905M

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