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Table 1 Disease that may be transmitted through unsafe injection practice according to HCWs studied

From: Study of status of safe injection practice and knowledge regarding injection safety among primary health care workers in Baglung district, western Nepal

Disease transmitted n (%)
HIV 9 (90%)
Hepatitis (including Hepatitis B) 8 (80%)
Syphilis 2 (20%)
Typhoid fever 1 (10%)
Tuberculosis 1 (10%)