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Research & Reviews  59 results

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.

Impact of Safety-Engineered Devices on the Incidence of Occupational Blood and Body Flu...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.10
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Kanamori H, Weber DJ et. al.

Feb 9th, 2016 - Legislative actions and advanced technologies, particularly dissemination of safety-engineered devices, have aided in protecting healthcare personnel from occupational blood and body fluid exposures (BBFE). To investigate the trends in BBFE among ...

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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 Mortality Weekly Report. Recommendations and Reports; 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  59 results

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.

Impact of Safety-Engineered Devices on the Incidence of Occupational Blood and Body Flu...
https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.10
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; Kanamori H, Weber DJ et. al.

Feb 9th, 2016 - Legislative actions and advanced technologies, particularly dissemination of safety-engineered devices, have aided in protecting healthcare personnel from occupational blood and body fluid exposures (BBFE). To investigate the trends in BBFE among ...

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 →