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Document ID (ISN)62529
CIS number 94-1192
ISBN(s) 0-931690-47-1
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Morris R.J.
Title Bloodborne pathogens in the workplace - Pocket guide
Bibliographic information Genium Publishing Corporation, One Genium Plaza, Schenectady, NY 12304-4690, USA, 1993. 63p. Illus. Price: USD 4.18 (per copy, for a minimum order of 10 copies), lower prices for large-quantity orders.
Abstract Pocket guide to bloodborne pathogens in the workplace, written for workers. Contents: major types of bloodborne pathogens and their transmission (HIV, hepatitis); exposure control plan (requirements of OSHA's Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens regulation); prevention of exposure (prevention of needlestick injuries, safe transport of biohazardous materials, decontamination of equipment, personal protective equipment, good housekeeping); immunization; emergency and post-exposure procedures; glossary.
Descriptors (primary) USA; viruses; infectious diseases; training material; hospitals; health care personnel; biological hazards; infection control
Descriptors (secondary) disinfection of equipment; responsibilities of employers; infectious hepatitis; immunodeficiency syndrome; safety guides; personal protective equipment; immunization; glossary; comment on directive; housekeeping
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Health care services
Biological hazards
OSH training