Standard Precautions: Occupational Exposure and Behavior of Health Care Workers in Ethiopia

Author : Ayalu A. Reda1*, Shiferaw Fisseha2, Bezatu Mengistie3, Jean-Michel Vandeweerd

Year : 2010

Occupational exposure to blood and body fluids is a serious concern for health care workers, and presents a major risk for the transmission of infections such as HIV and hepatitis viruses….
….a cross-sectional survey in 10 hospitals and 20
health centers in two administrative regions of Ethiopia (Harari and Dire Dawa).