Analysis of risk factors for hepatitis C virus seroconversion in health care workers

  • Fariñas Betancourt
Keywords: Hepatitis C virus, risk factors, occupational hazard, percutaneous exposure


Infection with hepatitis C virus is an important occupational hazard for health care workers. In longitudinal studies, attempts have been made to assess the risk of infection associated with occupational exposures to HCV in the health care setting.