IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

Are hygiene and sanitation staff also exposed to antineoplastic drugs in hospitals?

France Labrèche, researcher, and Capucine Ouellet, occupational hygienist at the IRSST, explain the contamination by antineoplastics of work surfaces handled by hygiene and sanitation staff in hospitals. Antineoplastic are used in cancer treatment and some can have other toxic effects on workers who handle them.

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Category: Conference
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Research Project: 2014-0001
Publication no.: CF-1090
Language: French
Online since: October 27, 2020
Recorded date: October 27, 2020
Format: Video
Duration: 41:37