Percutaneous and mucous membrane exposure protocol in a southeastern dental school

Carol M. Stewart, Anne C. Jones, Robert E. Bates, Debra Boeff, Cesar Migliorati, Karen Bentrup

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A southeastern dental educational institution formalized a Percutaneous and Mucous Membrane Exposure Protocol in 1990. This article outlines the development, implementation, and administration of the protocol including risk assessment and rationale for testing health care workers and source persons. Pretest and posttest counseling for HIV testing is also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)401-407
Number of pages7
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1994


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dentistry(all)

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