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ERIC Number: EJ360253
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Hepatitis B Infection in a Day School of Mentally Retarded Students: Transmission from Students to Staff.
Remis, Robert S.; And Others
American Journal of Public Health, v77 n9 p1183-6 Sep 1987
Teaching Staff in day schools for mentally retarded students with direct classroom contact may carry an occupational risk of HBV infection. A seroepidemiologic study associated the prevalence of HBV markers with classroom contact with an HBsAg-positive student, duration of employment at school, and previous work with mentally retarded individuals. (PS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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