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Research & Reviews  61 results

Prevalence and associated factors of sharps injuries and other blood/body fluid exposur...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2020.1411
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Yang XY, Li RJ et. al.

Feb 1st, 2021 - A multicenter study of sharps injuries (SIs) and other blood or body fluid (OBBF) exposures was conducted among 33,156 healthcare workers (HCWs) from 175 hospitals in Anhui, China. In total, 12,178 HCWs (36.7%) had experienced at least 1 SI in the...

Occupational exposures to blood and body fluids among healthcare workers in Ethiopia: a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7533038
Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine; Sahiledengle B, Tekalegn Y et. al.

Oct 4th, 2020 - Occupational exposure to blood and body fluids is a major risk factor for the transmission of blood-borne infections to healthcare workers. There are several primary studies in Ethiopia yet they might not be at the national level to quantify the e...

Education and devices to prevent blood and body fluid exposures.
https://doi.org/10.1093/occmed/kqz156
Occupational Medicine (Oxford, England); Cheetham S, Ngo H et. al.

Dec 26th, 2019 - Healthcare workers are at risk of blood and body fluid exposures (BBFE) while delivering care to patients. Despite recent technological advances such as safety-engineered devices (SEDs), these injuries continue to occur in healthcare facilities wo...

Body Fluid Exposures
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/782611-overview

Jun 18th, 2019 - Background Blood and any body fluid visibly contaminated with blood should be considered capable of transmitting hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Semen and vaginal secretions should also be ...

NIOSH Tracks Needle Injuries
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/137854/health-policy/niosh-tracks-needle-injuries
Jan Dyer

May 3rd, 2017 - The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released 2 new modules for tracking sharps incidents, blood, and body fluid exposures. The Occupational Health Safety Network (OHSN), a free, voluntary system “uniquely available” to.

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Guidelines  1 results

Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18802412
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Weinbaum CM, Williams I et. al.

Sep 19th, 2008 - Serologic testing for hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) is the primary way to identify persons with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Testing has been recommended previously for pregnant women, infants born to HBsAg-positive mothers, ho...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  61 results

Prevalence and associated factors of sharps injuries and other blood/body fluid exposur...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2020.1411
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Yang XY, Li RJ et. al.

Feb 1st, 2021 - A multicenter study of sharps injuries (SIs) and other blood or body fluid (OBBF) exposures was conducted among 33,156 healthcare workers (HCWs) from 175 hospitals in Anhui, China. In total, 12,178 HCWs (36.7%) had experienced at least 1 SI in the...

Occupational exposures to blood and body fluids among healthcare workers in Ethiopia: a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7533038
Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine; Sahiledengle B, Tekalegn Y et. al.

Oct 4th, 2020 - Occupational exposure to blood and body fluids is a major risk factor for the transmission of blood-borne infections to healthcare workers. There are several primary studies in Ethiopia yet they might not be at the national level to quantify the e...

Education and devices to prevent blood and body fluid exposures.
https://doi.org/10.1093/occmed/kqz156
Occupational Medicine (Oxford, England); Cheetham S, Ngo H et. al.

Dec 26th, 2019 - Healthcare workers are at risk of blood and body fluid exposures (BBFE) while delivering care to patients. Despite recent technological advances such as safety-engineered devices (SEDs), these injuries continue to occur in healthcare facilities wo...

Body Fluid Exposures
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/782611-overview

Jun 18th, 2019 - Background Blood and any body fluid visibly contaminated with blood should be considered capable of transmitting hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Semen and vaginal secretions should also be ...

NIOSH Tracks Needle Injuries
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/137854/health-policy/niosh-tracks-needle-injuries
Jan Dyer

May 3rd, 2017 - The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released 2 new modules for tracking sharps incidents, blood, and body fluid exposures. The Occupational Health Safety Network (OHSN), a free, voluntary system “uniquely available” to.

see more →

News  1 results

NIOSH Tracks Needle Injuries
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/137854/health-policy/niosh-tracks-needle-injuries
Jan Dyer

May 3rd, 2017 - The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released 2 new modules for tracking sharps incidents, blood, and body fluid exposures. The Occupational Health Safety Network (OHSN), a free, voluntary system “uniquely available” to.

see more →