Scabies in the nursing home, misdiagnosis means costs, and embarrassment: Story of a centenarian smitten by scabies!

Padmavathi Murakonda, Khashayar Yazdanbaksh, Thiruvinvamalai S. Dharmarajan

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)74-75
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Medical Directors Association
Volume15
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2014

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  • Nursing(all)
  • Health Policy

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Scabies in the nursing home, misdiagnosis means costs, and embarrassment : Story of a centenarian smitten by scabies! / Murakonda, Padmavathi; Yazdanbaksh, Khashayar; Dharmarajan, Thiruvinvamalai S.

In: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, Vol. 15, No. 1, 01.2014, p. 74-75.

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