ERIC Number: EJ558988
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Exposure of Athletic Trainers to Potentially Infectious Bodily Fluids in the High School Setting.
Middlemas, David A.; Jessee, K. Brian; Mulder, Diane K.; Rehberg, Robb S.
Journal of Athletic Training, v32 n4 p320-22 Oct-Dec 1997
Examined high school athletic trainers' exposure to potentially infectious bodily fluids. Data on number of potential exposures per game and practice, number of athletes removed from competition for bleeding, and number of times athletes changed uniforms indicated that trainers had significant chances of being exposed to potentially infectious bodily fluids during games and practices. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey