Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold.
  • Distinguish between the types, and identify the risks, of medical waste.
  • Describe the handling and disposal requirements for healthcare waste.
  • Describe the health risks to health professionals or patients related to sharps injuries.
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