TITLE

Preventing needle-stick injury

AUTHOR(S)
Carlsey, John; Robillard, Pierre
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;06/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 11, p1587
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the need for the prevention of needle-stick injury in health care personnel in Canada. Low risk of injury per needle use; Common underreporting of needle-stick injuries; Inadequacy of the levels of vaccination against hepatitis B.
ACCESSION #
9706123965

 

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