Communicable diseases : Infection prevention for nurses at work and at home : Contemporary infection control for nurses.
Nurses are at risk for acquiring communicable disease both at work and home.
This article discusses methods to protect nurses, their patients, and their families from acquiring or spreading some of the more common communicable diseases.
Pertinent immunizations, recommended postexposure prophylaxis, and current work-restriction guidelines are presented.
The special concerns of the pregnant nurse are also addressed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Epidémiologie, Infection, Homme, Personnel sanitaire, Infirmier, Exposition professionnelle, Lieu travail, A domicile, Classification, Pratique professionnelle, Prévention, Vaccination, Article synthèse
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : United States, North America, America, Epidemiology, Infection, Human, Health staff, Nurse, Occupational exposure, Work place, At home, Classification, Professional practice, Prevention, Vaccination, Review
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0301448
Code Inist : 002B05A02. Création : 16/11/1999.