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Exposures to Opioid Patients Endanger Healthcare Workers

Citing the lack of national guidelines for nurses and other healthcare workers, National Nurses United is developing personal protective equipment recommendations to prevent opioid exposures.

New canadian study calls for targeted screening of high-risk healthcare workers for tuberculosis

(McGill University Health Centre) Tuberculosis is a recognized hazard for healthcare workers, but the annual screening strategy currently in place in Canada and the United States is costly with very l...

CDC: 60,000 Died of Opioid Overdoses in 2016

The nation’s expanding opioid epidemic has many ramifications for healthcare facilities, including the threat of violence by addicts seeking care, exposure of healthcare workers to powerful narc...

Most Healthcare Workers Not Immunized for Pertussis

Though there are signs of gradual improvement, healthcare workers are still woefully underimmunized against pertussis, putting vulnerable patients such as infants at risk, the CDC reports.

The Latest: Nissan says workers reject UAW in Mississippi

CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on an election deciding whether the United Auto Workers union will represent workers at a Nissan plant in Mississippi (all times local):

Nissan workers reject union bid at Mississippi plant

Nissan has defeated a bid by the United Auto Workers to unionize employees at a factory in the US Deep South, ending a bitter contest that critics said laid bare a racial divide in the company. Some ...

Flu Immunization Rates Level Off in Healthcare Workers

Hospitals on board, long-term care workers lagging.

Union battles to represent workers at Nissan US factory

Efforts to unionize workers at a Nissan factory in the Deep South will reach a climax Friday in a bitter contest that critics say has laid bare a racial divide in the company. The United Auto Workers...

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Systematic review found that there was moderate evidence that vaccinating healthcare workers prevented pertussis in infants.

This systematic review investigated the effectiveness of vaccinating healthcare workers against pertussis on the occurrence of nosocomial pertussis outbreaks or infections among unprotected infants. W...

Ebola exposure, illness experience, and Ebola antibody prevalence in international responders to the West African Ebola epidemic 2014-2016: A cross-sectional study.

Healthcare and other front-line workers are at particular risk of infection with Ebola virus (EBOV). Despite the large-scale deployment of international responders, few cases of Ebola virus disease ha...

Wet work exposure and hand eczema among healthcare workers - a cross-sectional study.

Hand eczema is more common in healthcare workers compared to the general population. The hands are subject to changing occupational exposures due to mandatory hygiene regulations for health care worke...

Chickenpox seroprevalence among healthcare and social assistance workers in Catalonia (Spain).

Chickenpox is a frequent and contagious disease in healthcare and social assistance settings, and there are limited data on seroprevalence among workers in this sector. We estimated susceptibility to ...

Human resources and models of mental healthcare integration into primary and community care in India: Case studies of 72 programmes.

Given the scarcity of specialist mental healthcare in India, diverse community mental healthcare models have evolved. This study explores and compares Indian models of mental healthcare delivered by p...

Clinical Trials [2219 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Asymptomatic Flu Project

Although clinical presentation of influenza is often symptomatic, asymptomatic cases also occur. The knowledge of the incidence of asymptomatic influenza among healthcare workers is very i...

Quantiferon for Detection of Latent Tuberculosis in Healthcare Workers

The accuracy of tuberculin skin test (TST) for detecting latent tuberculosis is limited in countries with a high proportion of population having received vaccination with the BCG. We aim t...

Do we Prepare Patients for Their Digital Legacy? A Survey of Palliative Care Professionals in the West Midlands

Conduct a questionnaire survey of palliative care professionals including doctors, nurses and social workers currently working within the West Midlands to establish how much the palliative...

STRIVE (Sierra Leone Trial to Introduce a Vaccine Against Ebola)

The 2014 outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is the largest in recorded history with widespread and intense transmission in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The high infectivity of blood an...

Study of Genes and Environment in Patients With Cancer in East Anglia, Trent, or West Midlands Regions of the United Kingdom

RATIONALE: Studying samples of blood from patients with cancer in the laboratory may help doctors learn more about changes that occur in DNA and identify biomarkers related to cancer. ...

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