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Slide 22

    TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:

    Title: Up to 80% of All Accident Exposures to Blood Are Caused by Needlestick Injuries
    Type: Title and Picture Slide

    [Includes clipart image of up arrow with 80% in the middle.]

    Source: Jagger, J., 1988

    Speaker Notes: Needlestick injuries account for up to 80% of all accidental exposures to blood.