Occupational risk involving students of health

Occupational risk involving students of health
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Occupational risk involving students of health

Objective: To analyze the social representations of occupational risks involving students in the area of health. Method: Exploratory research with 160 students from nursing, medicine and dentistry, through interviews. The data were processed in ALCESTE 4.8 and lexical analysis done by descending hie...

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Journal Title: Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado é Fundamental Online
Main Author: Éder Oliveira Rocha
Other Authors: Amanda Mendonça Marques;
Luana Kelle Batista Moura;
Cristina Maria Miranda de Sousa;
Eucário Leite Monteiro Alves;
Gerardo Vasconcelos Mesquita
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Language: Portuguese
Get full text: http://www.seer.unirio.br/index.php/cuidadofundamental/article/view/3451
Resource type: Journal article
Source: Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado é Fundamental Online; Vol 5, No 6 (Year 2013).
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.9789/2175-5361.2013.v5i6.20-27
Publisher: Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
Usage rights: Reconocimiento - NoComercial - SinObraDerivada (by-nc-nd)
Subjects: Applied Sciences --> Nursing
Abstract: Objective: To analyze the social representations of occupational risks involving students in the area of health. Method: Exploratory research with 160 students from nursing, medicine and dentistry, through interviews. The data were processed in ALCESTE 4.8 and lexical analysis done by descending hierarchical classification. Results: In four semantic classes, namely: occupational risks involving students in the area of health, the work environment and occupational risks, exposure to accidents with sharps and adoption of standard precautions as biosecurity measures. Conclusion: Students healthcare represent occupational risks, such as a concern for the prevention of cross infection in the workplace, should both professionals and students of health, adopt standard precautions and biosecurity measures in the environment work.