Effects of organizational safety practices and perceived safety climate on PPE usage, engineering controls, and adverse events involving liquid antineoplastic drugs among nurses

@article{DeJoy2017EffectsOO,
  title={Effects of organizational safety practices and perceived safety climate on PPE usage, engineering controls, and adverse events involving liquid antineoplastic drugs among nurses},
  author={D. DeJoy and Todd D. Smith and H. Woldu and Mari-Amanda Dyal and A. L. Steege and J. Boiano},
  journal={Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene},
  year={2017},
  volume={14},
  pages={485 - 493}
}
  • D. DeJoy, Todd D. Smith, +3 authors J. Boiano
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene
  • ABSTRACT Antineoplastic drugs pose risks to the healthcare workers who handle them. This fact notwithstanding, adherence to safe handling guidelines remains inconsistent and often poor. This study examined the effects of pertinent organizational safety practices and perceived safety climate on the use of personal protective equipment, engineering controls, and adverse events (spill/leak or skin contact) involving liquid antineoplastic drugs. Data for this study came from the 2011 National… CONTINUE READING
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