Session 1: Occupational exposures to HIV: Prevention and PEP
At the end of this presentation, each trainee can understand:
•the risk of transmission of HIV, HBV and HCV after a single percutaneous exposure.
•the one handed or “scoop” technique of recapping needles
•the way to wash a wound in the event of a needle stick to possibly HIV infected blood or fluids.
•the indications for using PEP.
•PEP regimens in Vietnam
•5 steps to prevent TB transmission in HIV care settings