Knowledge, attitudes, and practice on the prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections among nurses in oncological care: A cross-sectional study in an area of southern Italy
Publication Date
June 30, 2017
Authors
Maria Rosaria Esposito, Assunta Guillari & Italo Francesco Angelillo
Volume
12
Issue
6
Pages
e0180473
DOI
https://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0180473
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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0180473
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85021675964
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http://www.mendeley.com/research/knowledge-attitudes-practice-prevention-central-lineassociated-bloodstream-infections-among-nurses-o-3
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