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Prevention and Management of HIV-Contaminated Needlesticks

David J. Shulkin, MD
JAMA. 1991;265(10):1262. doi:10.1001/jama.1991.03460100064025.
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Centers for Disease Control.  Public Health Service statement on management of occupational exposure to human immunodeficiency virus, including considerations regarding zidovudine post-exposure use . MMWR. 1990;39(No. (RR 1) ):1-14.
Sacks HS, Rose DN.  Zidovudine prophylaxis for needlestick exposure to human immunodeficiency virus: a decision analysis . J Gen Intern Med. 1990;5:132-137.
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