Managing occupational risks for hepatitis C transmission in the health care setting.

@article{Henderson2003ManagingOR,
  title={Managing occupational risks for hepatitis C transmission in the health care setting.},
  author={David K. Henderson},
  journal={Clinical microbiology reviews},
  year={2003},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={546-68}
}
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a significant contemporary health problem in the United States and elsewhere. Because it is primarily transmitted via blood, hepatitis C infection presents risks for both nosocomial transmission to patients and occupational spread to health care workers. Recent insights into the pathogenesis, immunopathogenesis, natural… CONTINUE READING