AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY, vol.26, no.1, pp.18-23, 2005 (SCI-Expanded)
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AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Demodex, contamination, autopsy room, health personnel, HAIR FOLLICLE MITES, FOLLICULORUM, BREVIS, ROSACEA, SIMON, RISK, SKIN
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
The health personnel working in the autopsy rooms and laboratories are considered among the professional groups carrying a high risk of contamination with infection. In this study, we have investigated the prevalence of Demodex, which provides a convenient environment for bacteria and acts as a vector for certain microorganisms, in the health personnel working in autopsy rooms.