Dangerous fresh fruit: un hommage to Monty Python

BMJ 2009; 338 doi: (Published 09 January 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:a1106
  1. Marc Mendelson, head, Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, South Africa
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    Limiting occupational needlestick and sharps injuries is a priority for infection control in hospitals. Percutaneous injuries are often caused by inappropriate disposal of sharps,1 and full, blocked sharps …

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