|Document ID (ISN)||64371|
|Convention or series no.
||Blood-borne diseases in the workplace - Pocket guide
||Genium Publishing Corporation, 1 Genium Plaza, Schenectady, NY 12304-4690, USA, Sep. 1994. 47p. Illus. 21 ref. Available from: H and H Scientific Consultants Ltd., P.O. Box MT27, Leeds LS17 8QP, United Kingdom. Price: GBP 5.00.
||Contents of this guide: causes and nature of blood-borne diseases (hepatitis, AIDS); risk factors (causes of infection in the workplace, workers at risk); precautions (personal protective equipment, safe work practices); vaccination, immunization and blood tests; emergency procedures; disposal and disinfection of equipment; legal protection.
||infectious diseases; virus diseases; health care personnel; health services; infection control
||disposal of harmful waste; disinfection of equipment; hepatitis; immunodeficiency syndrome; first aid; safety guides; safe working methods; legislation; immunization; vaccination; glossary; personal protective equipment
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases