[Serological evaluation for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and for hepatitis B (HBV) among candidates who have passed the admission tests at a hospital institution in São Paulo].

Health professionals (HP) are frequently exposed to accidents with materials contaminated with blood and/or body fluids, thus representing a population at risk for the acquisition of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV). PURPOSE--To determine the prevalence of HIV and HBV infection among HP admitted to the University Hospital… CONTINUE READING