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Laboratory-acquired infections history, incidence, causes and prevention by C. H. Collins

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Published by Butterworths in London .
Written in English


  • Microbiological laboratories -- Safety measures,
  • Laboratory infections,
  • Nosocomial infections

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Bibliography: p. 249-283 - Includes index.

StatementC.H. Collins.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,295p. :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22043492M
ISBN 100408106506

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