[Study on status of needle-stick and other sharps injuries among healthcare workers in a general hospital ].

@article{Shi2011StudyOS,
  title={[Study on status of needle-stick and other sharps injuries among healthcare workers in a general hospital ].},
  author={Chun-lan Shi and Min Zhang and Chen Xie},
  journal={Zhonghua lao dong wei sheng zhi ye bing za zhi = Zhonghua laodong weisheng zhiyebing zazhi = Chinese journal of industrial hygiene and occupational diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={29 12},
  pages={939-43}
}
OBJECTIVE To understand the prevalence of hospital healthcare workers (HCWs) with needle-stick and other sharps injuries, and to provide the basic data for intervention study. METHODS A retrospective investigation was conducted with questionnaires for needle-stick and other sharps injuries from January 1- to December 31 of 2009 among 1201 healthcare workers in a general hospital. RESULTS The total number of needle-stick and other sharps injuries among 1201 healthcare workers in 2009 was… CONTINUE READING