Importance of Prevention and Control of Nosocomial Infections in Iran

  • Salman KHAZAEI Dept. of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
  • Somayeh KHAZAEI Dept. of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran
  • Erfan AYUBI Dept. of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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Abstract

Importance of Prevention and Control of Nosocomial Infections in Iran

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Published
2018-02-03
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KHAZAEI S, KHAZAEI S, AYUBI E. Importance of Prevention and Control of Nosocomial Infections in Iran. IJPH. 47(2):307-8.
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