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Table 3 Frequency and percent distribution of occupational exposures in Tumbi and Dodoma Hospitals

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

Occupational exposure 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Total %
All types 4 8 7 10 7 13 9 58 100
Needle stick injuries 4 8 7 8 6 11 8 52 89.6
Sharp object/equipment injuries ND ND ND 2 ND 2 ND 4 7.0
Blood or body fluid splashes ND ND ND ND 1 ND 1 2 3.4
  1. ND No data.