Needle-stick Guideline Workup
- Author: Brenda Cosens, RN; Chief Editor: Rick Kulkarni, MD more...
See the list below:
- Source patient (if available)
- Hepatitis B antigen
- Hepatitis C antibody
- Aspartate aminotransferase/alanine aminotransferase (AST/ALT) and alkaline phosphatase levels
- Victim/health care worker
- Hepatitis B surface antibody
- Hepatitis C antibody testing at 2 weeks, 4 weeks, and 8 weeks
- Prior to initiating retrovirals
- Pregnancy test (stat)
- CBC count with differential and platelets
- Serum creatinine/BUN levels
- Urinalysis with microscopic analysis
- AST/ALT levels
- Alkaline phosphatase level
- Total bilirubin level
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