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Protecting the Surgical Team

Synopsis
It is essential to take special precautions when operating on patients with blood and body fluid-borne diseases, especially HIV and hepatitis. The video recommends that safe practice be observed as a matter of course, making it part of the normal routine. In this way, the surgical team will be in no danger from unknown carriers of disease.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 22 min.
Year of production
1992
Availability
Sale; 1992 sale: £47.00
Uses
Nursing students
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
hepatitis; HIV; safety measures; surgery

Credits

Producer
K Greaves; M Johns

Distributor

Name

Graves Medical Audiovisual Library, c/o Concord Video & Film Council

Notes
Secretary: Lydia Vulliamy

Related

Name

Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Dept of Medical Illustration

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