"Medical Waste Disposal" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Management, removal, and elimination of biologic, infectious, pathologic, and dental waste. The concept includes blood, mucus, tissue removed at surgery or autopsy, soiled surgical dressings, and other materials requiring special control and handling. Disposal may take place where the waste is generated or elsewhere.
|Biological Waste Disposal
- Biological Waste Disposal
- Waste Disposal, Biological
- Biologic Waste Disposal
- Disposal, Biologic Waste
- Waste Disposal, Biologic
- Disposal, Biological Waste
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Medical Waste Disposal" by people in Profiles.
Implementation of a controlled substance collection receptacle. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2019 May 02; 76(10):641-643.