September 2011, Volume 61, Issue 9

JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

0.781
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

0.928
H INDEX

43
SJR

0.24

Editorial

Should HBV or HCV positive surgeons refrain from operating

Huma Qureshi  , Farida Agha

Viruses like hepatitis B, C and HIV spread by blood and blood fluids. Health care professionals including surgeons and all those who perform exposure-prone procedures are at risk of contracting these blood-borne viruses, but they generally do not recognize or report these potentia

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