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[Occupational exposure to multiresistant Mycobacterium bovis in a hospital in Saragossa, Spain].

Authors
  • Solano Bernad, Víctor Manuel1
  • Hernández Navarrete, María Jesús
  • Martín Sánchez, Juan Ignacio
  • Martínez Sánchez, Elena Vanessa
  • Arribas Llorente, José Luis
  • 1 Servicio de Medicina Preventiva Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet Paseo Isabel la Católica 1-3 50009 Zaragoza.
Type
Published Article
Journal
Revista espanola de salud publica
Publication Date
2003
Volume
77
Issue
2
Pages
197–195
Identifiers
PMID: 12728655
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The risk of occupational transmission following contact with MRMb might be similar to M. Tuberculosis, although further experience would be required in order to confirm this fact. Early diagnosis and availing of a protocol for implementing measures aimed at preventing and controlling this type of occupational exposure are of importance.

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