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ID (ISN) del documento44689
Número CIS 85-1739
Año 1985
Número de serie
Autor(es)
Health and Safety Commission, Health Services Advisory Committee
Título Safety in health service laboratories: Hepatitis B
Información bibliográfica HM Stationery Office, 49 High Holborn, London WC1V 6HB, United Kingdom, 1985. 8p. Price: £2.00.
Resumen This guidance note is intended to minimise the risk of infection from specimens potentially infected with hepatitis B. It covers: potential sources of infection (clinical material in general, but particularly blood; airborne sources); precautions (training of staff who collect blood, vaccination, use of automated equipment, eye protection, labelling of specimens, transport and postage of specimens, reception of specimens, testing for hepatitis B antigens or antibodies). Principles for general laboratory work on potentially infectious specimens are outlined, and recommended disinfectants (hypochlorites or aldehydes) are listed with the appropriate concentrations.
Descriptores (primarios) laboratorios; trabajos de laboratorio; prevención del contagio; hepatitis vírica; Reino Unido
Descriptores (secundarios) servicios médicos y sanitarios; directiva; hospitales
Tipo de documento F - Notas informativas, directrices prácticas, normas
Tema(s) Cemercio, servicios, oficinas
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Liver diseases
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)