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ID (ISN) del documento44815
Número CIS 85-1686
ISSN - Título de la serie 0755-4982 - La Presse médicale
Año 1985
Número de serie
Autor(es) Saraux J.L., Buffet C., Etienne J.P.
Título Viral hepatitis B in health workers
Título original Hépatite virale B chez le personnel de santé [en francés]
Información bibliográfica 1985, vol.14, n°17, p.971-975. 25 ref.
Resumen Study of the incidence and prevalence of clinical hepatitis B and of its markers according to professional category and hospital department. Survey of factors influencing the transmission of virus B: contact with blood derivatives, accidental injection by dirty needles, frequent contacts with patients, length of occupational exposure, age, size of locality. Study of virus transmission to patients in contact with carriers among the health staff. Conclusions in favour of vaccination against virus B as soon as possible, starting with the most exposed workers, and preferably before or at the beginning of employment.
Descriptores (primarios) hepatitis vírica; vacunación; hospitales; prevención del contagio
Descriptores (secundarios) reacciones serológicas; contagio
Tipo de documento D - Artículos periódicos
Tema(s) Patología profesional
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Liver diseases
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)