We describe variations in healthcare workers' attitudes toward double gloving and reporting needlesticks, and in their readiness to comply with double gloving and hepatitis B vaccine. Differences related to occupation, specialty, and gender have implications for the need to tailor interventions for specific groups of healthcare workers to improve compliance with Universal Precautions.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America|
|State||Published - Oct 1997|