|Document ID (ISN)||67529|
|Convention or series no.
||ISSA Prevention Series No.1081
International Social Security Association (ISSA)
||Bloodborne infections - Occupational risks and prevention
||Infections transmissibles par le sang - Risques professionnels et prÚvention [in French]|
||ISSA Health Services Section, Pappelallee 35-37, 22089 Hamburg, Germany, 1996. 505p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||Proceedings of a symposium on the occupational risks of bloodborne infections held in Paris, France, 8-9 June 1995. Papers cover: review of bloodborne occupational infections; risk factors of exposure and consequences in terms of prevention; prevention strategies and procedures associated with patient care, the operating room, dentistry and oral surgery, home care, laboratories and other occupations; evaluation of safety devices; waste and waste disposal; influence of workload (occupational stress, work organization, risk management); disinfection; management of occupational exposure to HIV and hepatitis; legislation and compensation; training programmes; vaccinations; epidemiological aspects.
||laboratories; blood; infectious diseases; biological hazards; health services; hospitals; infection control
||disposal of harmful waste; epidemiological aspects; infectious hepatitis; risk awareness; immunodeficiency syndrome; operating theatres; safety training in industry; dental services; risk factors; medico-legal aspects; vaccination; conference; disinfectants
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases