Among the health professions with a long period of training, the students of the Nursing Bachelor's Degree are the most exposed to biological risk resulting from accidents, in particular with needles and cutting edges. The aim of the study was to estimate the frequency and the circumstances for the occurrence of needle stick injuries, as a knowledge base for targeted prevention interventions.

A multicentre study on epidemiology and prevention of needle stick injuries among students of nursing schools / Veronesi, L; Giudice, L; Agodi, A; Arrigoni, C; Baldovin, T; Barchitta, M; Benedetti, T; Caggiano, G; Cannizzaro, S G; De Giglio, O; D'Errico, M; Destri, S; Fiorentini, R; Gentile, L; Mannone, A; Mascipinto, S; Mercuri, M; Montagna, M T; Novati, R; Oriani, R; Ortolani, S; Pennino, F; Ripabelli, G; Rossini, A; Sammarco, M L; Sodano, L; Squeri, R; Tamarri, F; Tamburro, M; Torre, I; Troiani, S; Pasquarella, C. - In: ANNALI DI IGIENE MEDICINA PREVENTIVA E DI COMUNITÀ. - ISSN 1120-9135. - 30:5 Supple 2(2018), pp. 99-110. [10.7416/ai.2018.2254]

A multicentre study on epidemiology and prevention of needle stick injuries among students of nursing schools

Veronesi, L;GIUDICE, LEANDRA;TAMARRI, FEDERICA;Pasquarella, C
2018

Abstract

Among the health professions with a long period of training, the students of the Nursing Bachelor's Degree are the most exposed to biological risk resulting from accidents, in particular with needles and cutting edges. The aim of the study was to estimate the frequency and the circumstances for the occurrence of needle stick injuries, as a knowledge base for targeted prevention interventions.
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