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Document ID (ISN)70709
CIS number 98-975
Year 1997
Convention or series no. SUVA 2869/30.d SUVA 2869/30.f
Author(s) Jost M., Francioli P., Iten A., Jost J., Cartier B., Rüegger M.
Title Prevention of blood-borne infections in the health care sector
Original title Verhütung blutübertragbarer Infektionen im Gesundheitswesen [in German]
Prévention des maladies infectieuses transmises par voie sanguine dans le secteur sanitaire [in French]
Bibliographic information Schweizerische Unfallversicherungsanstalt (SUVA), Postfach, 6002 Luzern, Switzerland, 4th ed. (German), Dec. 1997. 95p. Illus. 81 ref.
Internet access 98-975f.pdf [in French]
98-975de.pdf [in German]
Abstract Topics: biological hazards; blood; exposure evaluation; hepatitis; hospitals; immunodeficiency syndrome; industrial nurses; industrial nursing services; infection control; infectious diseases; occupational medicine; protective gloves; safety guides; Switzerland; vaccination; virus diseases.
Descriptors (primary) blood; infectious diseases; virus diseases; industrial nurses; industrial nursing services; occupational medicine; hospitals
Descriptors (secondary) protective gloves; Switzerland; hepatitis; immunodeficiency syndrome; safety guides; exposure evaluation; biological hazards; vaccination; infection control
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Occupational health services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases