Table 3

Circumstance and sections in which occupational exposure occurred (n = 192)
Doctors (%) Nurses, (%) Others (%) All (%)
Surgery room 29 (61.7)** 9 (9.8) 5 (9.4) 43 (22.4)
When cleaning 4 (8.5) 18 (19.6) 11 (20.8) 33 (17.2)
Laundry 4 (8.5) 6 (6.5) 9 (17.0) 19 (9.9)
When injecting 7 (14.9) 27 (29.3)* 7 (13.2) 41 (21.4)
Labour ward 15 (31.9) 26 (28.3) 11 (20.8) 52 (27.1)
Emergency room 5 (10.6) 12 (13.0) 3 (5.7) 20 (10.4)
Dressing room 2 (4.3) 6 (6.5) 5 (9.4) 13 (6.8)

**p < 0.0001; *p < 0.005.

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Mashoto et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:276   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-276

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