Should Healthcare Worker Be Tested To See If They Are Hiv Positive
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Tufts University School of MedicineThe description of your event does not appear to be of any concern. Blood to intact skin should not be a risk. I think it would be best to undergo more classes about the handling of blood so this type of exposure should not cause you so much concern... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Overly Worried Health Care Worker,Regarding the length of time it takes to get HIV test results back, I don't agree. Certainly the health department may have a long lag period and send their specimens to a state lab to help keep costs... Read more »
WorkPositive, Inc.Here's the most important question you can ask yourself--then answer in your paper: if patients knew that their healthcare workers had HIV, what could or should the patients do differently? You should be coming up with a big silence. No, they... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 11 RepliesI've just tested positive for HIV yesterday. I've been with a very loving guy for almost 3 1/2 years and we broke up 4 months ago. I knew it was a bad idea to break up but w e both felt we needed some breathing space inorder to get back ontrack.
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI'm an HIV+ guy who works in medicine, and I am desperately seeking others like me. I am having a great deal of difficulty with my shift-work schedule and the high stress level of my work. How do others cope? My health is declining because of... Read more »
Posted by formerroxanne, 1 ReplyI worked as Sex Worker on a casual basis from 2007 to early 2012 and have vowed to discontinue all sex work. (Yes, this is a I have left prostitution as well as a I was HIV Indeterminate piece.)
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Posted by spike, 19 RepliesMy health department contacted me, before my doctor today at work. I found out the HIV test I took came back postive.
I am so afraid!. I don't want to go to sleep. I know I will discuss this with my personal doctor in the morning. But this first... Read more »
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