Assessment of Musculoskeletal Injuries Associated with Palpation, Infection Control Practices, and Zoonotic Disease Risks among Utah Clinical Veterinarians

@article{Rood2019AssessmentOM,
  title={Assessment of Musculoskeletal Injuries Associated with Palpation, Infection Control Practices, and Zoonotic Disease Risks among Utah Clinical Veterinarians},
  author={K. Rood and M. Pate},
  journal={Journal of Agromedicine},
  year={2019},
  volume={24},
  pages={35 - 45}
}
  • K. Rood, M. Pate
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Agromedicine
  • ABSTRACT Objectives: Practicing veterinarians are exposed to unique occupational hazards and zoonotic diseases. National studies have highlighted an increase risk to injuries and a lack of veterinary awareness for these hazards. In Utah (and likely other states), reports of acquired zoonoses are sporadic, and underlying risk factors poorly understood. To better clarify occupational risk factors, the knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of Utah veterinarians were examined. Methods: A total sample… CONTINUE READING

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