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Infections

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Report: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Cited For Safety Violations

Federal inspection reports show a major Los Angeles hospital had unclean and unsafe operating rooms and failed to protect its patients from possible infection.

10/30/2011

A young boy anticipates the prick of a pertussis, or whooping cough, vaccination.

Whooping Cough Epidemic May Break 55-Year Record

State health officials say California’s whooping cough epidemic is on track to break a 55-year record, with 4,017 infections and nine deaths statewide this year.

09/16/2010

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