Needle-stick injury: a rising bio-hazard.

@article{Malik2012NeedlestickIA,
  title={Needle-stick injury: a rising bio-hazard.},
  author={Aeeza S Malik and Malik Saleem Shaukat and Ambrina A Qureshi},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 3-4},
  pages={
          144-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Needle stick injury has been identified as the foremost health allied concern and the specialty of dentistry is not an exception. Its incidence can be reduced when a dental practitioner is completely proverbial to the standard cross-infection control measures. This study was intended to assess the knowledge, attitude and practices among the dental practitioners regarding Needle Stick Injuries and associated risk factors. METHODS This survey was carried out in the Oral Surgery… CONTINUE READING

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