Decontamination in Hospitals and Healthcare

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  • Author : Jimmy Walker
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Pages : 704 pages
  • ISBN : 0857096699
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Decontamination in Hospitals and Healthcare

Decontamination in Hospitals and Healthcare
  • Author : Jimmy Walker
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 February 2014
GET THIS BOOK Decontamination in Hospitals and Healthcare

Decontamination in Hospitals and Healthcare brings an understanding of decontamination practices and the development of technologies for cleaning and control of infection to a wide audience interested in public health, including healthcare specialists, scientists, students or patients. Part one highlights the importance and history of decontamination in hospitals and healthcare before exploring the role of standards in decontamination, infection control in Europe, and future trends in the area. Part two focuses on decontamination practices in hospitals and healthcare. It considers

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Decontamination in Hospitals and Healthcare

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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 09 December 2019
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