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Sharps Injuries

Known as: Sharps Injury, Injury, Sharps, injuries sharps 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
Exposure to healthcare waste can result in disease or injury. Though much attention is paid to the safety of healthcare… Expand
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2012
2012
AIM With the June 2010 publication of EU Council Directive 2010/32/EU scrutiny is now being focused on the safety and protection… Expand
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2009
2009
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to evaluate the level of sharps injury reporting amongst surgeons. SUBJECTS AND METHODS… Expand
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND The risk of transmission of occupational blood-borne infection is a serious problem for health care workers (HCWs) in… Expand
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND Extreme fatigue in medical trainees likely compromises patient safety, but regulations that limit trainee work hours… Expand
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of introducing an engineered device for preventing injuries from sharp instruments (engineered… Expand
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2004
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2004
The aims of this study were to determine the rate of bloodborne infections after needlestick and sharps injuries in nurses at… Expand
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE To examine a comprehensive approach for preventing percutaneous injuries associated with phlebotomy procedures… Expand
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To determine the impact of a multifocused interventional program on sharps injury rates. DESIGN Sharps injury data… Expand
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Whether universal precautions training has reduced percutaneous sharps injuries is questioned. Prevention programs… Expand
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