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Published by Delmar Publishers in Albany, NY .
Written in English


  • Long-term care facilities -- Sanitation.,
  • Nursing homes -- Sanitation.,
  • Nosocomial infections -- Prevention.,
  • Older people -- Diseases -- Prevention.,
  • Nursing homes.,
  • Infection -- Prevention and control.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Philip W. Smith.
ContributionsSmith, Philip W.
LC ClassificationsRA999.S36 I64 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1441090M
ISBN 100827356862
LC Control Number93073012

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