Safety

CDC hepatitis report gives needlestick exposure stats

OSHA Healthcare Connection, October 11, 2011

According to the CDC Viral Hepatitis Surveillance – United States, 2009, of the 1,287 hepatitis B case reports analyzed, 4.8% involved accidental needlestick/puncture.

Click here for more information on hepatitis B and C cases related to occupation and needlesticks.

 

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