Occupational Exposures to Bloodborne Pathogens in Sub-Saharan Africa Bibliography of Country-Specific & Regional Needlestick , Surveillance , and Exposure Risk Studies REGIONAL DATA / POLICY

  • Boily M-C Baggaley RF, Alary White RG
  • Published 2008

Abstract

Background: For many primary health care workers in developing countries, the limited availability and cost of public transport hinders timely access to occupational postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) at referral hospitals. Adapted PEP training and a starter's kit (for human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, and syphilis prophylaxis) could improve… (More)

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