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Medical Surveillance for Healthcare Workers Exposed to Hazardous Drugs


November 2012
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2013-103

Note: This publication supersedes 2007-117

cover of 2013-103

Healthcare workers who prepare, administer, or transport hazardous drugs or dispose of hazardous drug waste may face risks to their own health such as skin disorders, reproductive disorders, and possibly cancer.