Occupational Exposure to Blood Borne Viruses Among Healthcare Workers in a Tertiary Care Referral Hospital in Tehran

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To Cite : Sali S, Merza M A, Yadegarinia D. Occupational Exposure to Blood Borne Viruses Among Healthcare Workers in a Tertiary Care Referral Hospital in Tehran, Hepat Mon. 2013 ;13(7):e12201. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.12201.
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