You're viewing this item in the new Europeana website. View this item in the original Europeana.

Reporting sharp injuries among Surgeons in Zagazig University Hospitals, Egypt

Background and rationale of the study: Although Sharps injuries are a preventable hazard faced by medical personnel in the operating room yet it continues to be one of the hidden problems among HCP. The potential consequence of such injuries includes transmission of blood-borne pathogens with detrimental effects. Despite the advances in technology and increased awareness of medical staff, annually…