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The Prevalence of NeedleStick Injuries among Healthcare Workers in Dasht-e-Azadegan , Southern West of Iran

  title={The Prevalence of NeedleStick Injuries among Healthcare Workers in Dasht-e-Azadegan , Southern West of Iran},
  author={Shokrollah Salmanzadeh and Zahra Rahimi and Mehdi Goshtasbipour and Majed Meripoor},
High incidence of needle-stick and sharps injuries among healthcare workers places them at high risks of infection with blood-borne pathogens. The purpose of this stu dy was to determine the prevalence of needle-stick injuries and the factors associated with them in the healthcare workers in Dasht-e-Azadegan, Iran. In this cross-se ctional study, healthcare workers of Dasht-e-Azadegan were studies . Data was collected through a questionnaire consis ting of two parts. The first part included the… 

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