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Protect yourself. Protect your family. Protect the public. Bloodborne pathogen exposure.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-157, 2007 Sep; :1
NIOSH researchers visited a number of prisons and jails to learn more about current practices and procedures being used to protect health care workers from bloodborne diseases. This poster is meant to be informative and reinforce how frontline health care workers can protect themselves from exposures to bloodborne diseases.
Bloodborne-pathogens; AIDS-virus; Hepatitis; Correctional-facilities; Infectious-diseases; Infection-control; Health-care-personnel; Histopathology; Needlestick-injuries; Surveillance-programs
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-157
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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