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Self-monitoring by Environmental Services May Not Accurately Measure Thoroughness of Hospital Room Cleaning

  • Lauren P. Knelson (a1), Gemila K. Ramadanovic (a1), Luke F. Chen (a1), Rebekah W. Moehring (a2), Sarah S. Lewis (a1), William A. Rutala (a3), David J. Weber (a3), Daniel J. Sexton (a1), Deverick J. Anderson (a1) and The CDC Prevention EpiCenters Program...


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Address correspondence to Lauren P. Knelson, MSPH, Duke Infection Control Outreach Network, Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center, 330 Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710 (


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