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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hepatitis B -- United States -- Prevention,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Industrial safety -- United States,
  • Long-term care of the sick -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesBloodborne pathogens and long term care workers
ContributionsUnited States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 25 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14450757M
OCLC/WorldCa30834068

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