Health Workers Debunk CDC Study on Link Between HIV, Surgery

Harding, Rick
March 1991
Advocate;3/26/91, Issue 573, p12
Reports that medical experts condemned a widely-publicized estimate by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) that between 13 to 128 patients across the U.S. may have contracted HIV, the suspected AIDS virus, through dental work or surgery. Allegations by health professionals that the CDC study was based on faulty assumptions; Implications on health care.


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