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ERIC Number: EJ418550
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0739-3180
Modeling Dental Health Care Workers' Risk of Occupational Infection from Bloodborne Pathogens.
Capilouto, Eli; And Others
Journal of Dental Education, v54 n11 p687-88 Nov 1990
The brief paper offers a model which permits quantification of the dental health care workers' risk of occupationally acquiring infection from bloodborne pathogens such as human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis B virus. The model incorporates five parameters such as the probability that any individual patient is infected and number of patients treated. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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