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A tale of two cows: Why we have a cow map and not a healthcare acquired infection map

If medicine were run like agriculture we would have a map for MRSA, but if agriculture were run like medicine the following may have taken place in the derivation of the cow map. Please indulge in the following absurdity: "First there was intense disagreement on what a cow is...." READ MORE