Research brief: Dangers of needlestick injury highlighted

September 2004
GP: General Practitioner;9/20/2004, p10
The article presents information about a study related to the dangers of needlestick injuries. Six healthcare workers have contracted hepatitis C through their work in the past year compared with only three in the previous five years, according to latest data presented at the Health Protection Agency annual conference at Warwick University. All were due to needlestick injuries.


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