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Workplace Ladder-Related Electrical Accidents: “Repetitive Injuries”

Seyed Hamid Salehi 1 , *
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1 Department of General Surgery, Burn Research Center, Motahari Burn Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: July 2017, 22 (4); e34260
  • Published Online: July 24, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: November 1, 2015
  • Revised: February 26, 2016
  • Accepted: May 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.34260

To Cite: Salehi S H. Workplace Ladder-Related Electrical Accidents: “Repetitive Injuries”, Trauma Mon. 2017 ; 22(4):e34260. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.34260.

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