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  1. Zidovudine prophylaxis after accidental exposure to HIV : the Italian experience.

    Article - En anglais


    To evaluate the use of zidovudine prophylaxis in HIV-exposed health-care workers (HCW) in Italy and to determine its short-term toxicity.


    Longitudinal, open study with retrospective and prospective collection of data.


    All Italian clinical centres that care for HIV-infected patients and are licensed by the Ministry of Health to dispense zidovudine and 30 hospitals participating in the Italian Multicentre Study on Occupational Risk of HIV Infection.

    Study population

    HCW and other individuals who accepted zidovudine prophylaxis after accidental exposure to HIV.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Antiviral, Médecine travail, Exposition professionnelle, Agent santé, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Zidovudine, Italie, Europe, Homme, Chimiothérapie, Prévention, Traitement

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Antiviral, Occupational medicine, Occupational exposure, Health worker, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Italy, Europe, Human, Chemotherapy, Prevention, Treatment

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 92-0689541

    Code Inist : 002B02S05. Création : 199406.