Key Competency 2: To demonstrate knowledge on risk of disease transmission via needle-stick injury

Key Competency 2: To demonstrate knowledge on risk of disease transmission via needle-stick injury

Key Knowledge Points

Diseases that are commonly transmitted via needle-stick injuries, with Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) being the most commonly transmitted in this manner. Risk to needle-stick injuries to the different cadres of health care workers.

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