Universal precautions This report highlights guidance recently issued by the Royal College of Nursing ( 1997 ) to help to prevent transmission of blood borne viruses from patients to healthcare professionals.

  • Published 1997 in
    Emergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident…

Abstract

Healthcare workers who come into contact with patients' blood body tlu ids may be exposed to occupational risk from blood borne viral infections such as HIV infection or hepatitis B. 
DOI: 10.7748/en.5.3.10.s19

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@article{1997UniversalPT, title={Universal precautions This report highlights guidance recently issued by the Royal College of Nursing ( 1997 ) to help to prevent transmission of blood borne viruses from patients to healthcare professionals.}, author={}, journal={Emergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident and Emergency Nursing Association}, year={1997}, volume={5 3}, pages={10} }