Published in Blood Weekly, April 12th, 2001
S.E. Beekman and colleagues at the University of Iowa surveyed more than 200 hospitals for information on their bloodborne pathogen safety precautions.
A disturbing proportion of the more than 150 responding hospitals had infrequent safety training for new employees or failed to use basic safety equipment, the authors found.
Almost a third of the responding hospitals did not provide...
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