Did legal regulations change the reporting frequency of sharp injuries of medical personnel? Study from 36 hospitals in Łódź Province, Poland
作者: Anna Garus-PakowskaMariusz GórajskiFranciszek Szatko
刊名: International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, 2018, Vol.31 (1), pp.37-46
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关键词: BloodOccupational exposureInfectious diseasesMedical personnelRegistrationPotentially infectious material
原始语种摘要: Objectives: The aim of the study has been to analyze the epidemiological data on sharp injuries among health care workers before and after the implementation of regulations related to the conduct of the register of sharp injuries. Material and Methods: We hypothesized that the introduction of legislation would change the existing low reportability of sharp injuries and reporting incidents would increase. In Poland the binding regulations, dating back to 2013, require the employer to keep a record of sharp injuries. Therefore, we compared the data from before and after the entry regulations. Data was collected from the records of occupational exposure/accidents at work in hospitals in the Łódź Province during 2010–2014. The feedback came from 36 hospitals (return index = 51.5%),...
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  • regulations 规则
  • Poland 波兰
  • reporting 申报
  • personnel 全体人员
  • sharp 
  • change 变化
  • implementation 执行
  • employer 雇主
  • particular 细致的
  • material 充填料