Microbiologyof infected injuries after earthquakes


  • V.I. Trykhlib Ukrainian Military Medical Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine




microbiology of infected wounds, earthquakes, review


The article presents the review of literature on the microbiology of infected wounds received during the earthquakes.


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How to Cite

Trykhlib, V. (2021). Microbiologyof infected injuries after earthquakes. ACTUAL INFECTOLOGY, 6(4), 180–184. https://doi.org/10.22141/2312-413x.6.4.2018.142469




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