Percutaneous exposures to HIV-infected blood

Gooch, Barbara F.; Cardo, Denise M.
September 1995
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Sep95, Vol. 126 Issue 9, p1237
Academic Journal
Reports that percutaneous exposures among dental workers occurred both during and after use of instruments such as syringe needles and scalers. Estimating the risk to dental workers of being infected with HIV after occupational exposure to HIV-infected blood; Describing the circumstances of percutaneous exposures to HIV-infected blood that occurred among dental workers enrolled at the Needlestick study.


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