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Table 2 Cases of occupational exposure, number of HCWs at risk, HIV status and use of PEP at Tumbi Hospital

From: Estimated risk of HIV acquisition and practice for preventing occupational exposure: a study of healthcare workers at Tumbi and Dodoma Hospitals, Tanzania

  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Type of exposure        
Needle stick injuries (NSIs) 4 7 5 4 2 0 0
Sharp object/equipment injuries ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Blood or body fluid splashes ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Number of HCWs at risk 352 352 354 353 355 358 360
HIV status and use of PEP        
Exposed HCWs who tested for HIV 4 7 5 4 2 0 0
Exposed HCWs who received PEP 4 7 0 0 0 0 0
Exposed HCWs who tested after PEP ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
Exposed HCWs who seroconvert ND ND ND ND ND ND ND
  1. ND No data.