|Document ID (ISN)||62529|
|Convention or series no.
||Bloodborne pathogens in the workplace - Pocket guide
||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.
||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.
||USA; viruses; infectious diseases; training material; hospitals; health care personnel; biological hazards; infection control
||disinfection of equipment; responsibilities of employers; infectious hepatitis; immunodeficiency syndrome; safety guides; personal protective equipment; immunization; glossary; comment on directive; housekeeping
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Health care services