TITLE

Fresh call for staff to be immunised against flu

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;1/19/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The RCN has urged nurses who have so far failed to get vaccinated against flu to get the seasonal flu jab.
ACCESSION #
58594968

 

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