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Proactive Risk Assessment of Surgical Site Infection in Ambulatory Surgery Centers

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Internet Citation: References: Proactive Risk Assessment of Surgical Site Infection in Ambulatory Surgery Centers. April 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/stpra/stpraref.html