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Document ID (ISN)74784
CIS number 00-371
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Title Manual for paramedics on HIV/AIDS
Bibliographic information Society for Participatory Research in Asia, 42 Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi, India, 1999. 30p. Illus.
Abstract This booklet aimed at paramedicals, patients and people dealing with HIV/AIDS patients provides practical information about safe behaviour and protective measures. Main topics covered: basic facts; how to protect oneself from AIDS; misconceptions about AIDS; precautions to be taken by health care workers (personal protective equipment, hygiene of the hands, management of body fluids, waste disposal).
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; immunodeficiency syndrome; training material; biological hazards; health care personnel
Descriptors (secondary) India; protective gloves; data sheet; contagion; training manuals; injection injuries
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceIndia
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) HIV/AIDS
Health care services
Biological hazards
OSH training