|Document ID (ISN)||70310|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0025-6757 - MÚdecine et travail
|Convention or series no.
||Actions to be undertaken by health workers in the event of an accident involving exposure to blood
||Conduite Ó tenir chez un professionnel de la santÚ en cas d'accident avec exposition au sang [in French]|
||Dec. 1997, Vol.174, No.4, p.48-54. Illus.
||97-2063.pdf [in French]
||This article is aimed at health workers potentially exposed to HIV and includes preventive measures and the course of action to follow in the event of accidental exposure to blood. The importance of proper information and first aid, and the effectiveness of prompt chemo-prophylaxy in the event of accidental blood exposure are emphasised. Practical advice is given.
||virus diseases; biological hazards; health care personnel; infection control
||France; first aid; immunodeficiency syndrome; hepatitis
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases