TITLE

Hospital denies plea for infection data

AUTHOR(S)
Scott, Lisa
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Business Insurance;06/02/97, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the arguments of the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City, against the public release of its nosocomial infection rate. What are nosocomial infections; Comments from Karen Burton, a 52-year old retiree who was trying to pick a hospital to have elective ear surgery.
ACCESSION #
9706262185

 

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