Staff infections: What to do when exposed in the ER
from MedPage Today
As emergency healthcare professionals, we are exposed to patients with a host of different infections, and sometimes are required to take post-exposure prophylaxis to prevent infection. Here is a look at some of the risks we encounter and the more common testing and post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) agents you might need to know, either for your own practice as a healthcare provider (HCP) or for board exams.
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