Problem

Risk of contracting AIDS through lesions

Incidence:

Only 1 in the 140,000 cases of AIDS in the USA reported up to 1990 involved a dentist who had AIDS accidentally infecting a patient through the blood in an open wound in her mouth. She later developed AIDS.

Related Problems:
Unsafe blood-related products
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
02.10.2019 – 16:42 CEST