Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens, Seventh Edition was developed for use as a manual within infection control courses offered through the Emergency Care & Safety Institute.
This text design meets the current Occupational Safety. Health Administration (OSHA) training requirements and to teach students and employees. How to prepare for potential occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials. Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens, Seventh Edition also covers specific bloodborne and airborne pathogens, such as HIV, the hepatitis B virus, tuberculosis, and other unusual infectious diseases.
- Chapter_1 Introduction
- Chapter_2 Prevention Strategies
- Chapter_3 Bloodborne Pathogens
- Chapter_4 Airborne Pathogens
- Chapter_5 Postexposure Management
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