2.10.2 Key References and Supporting WHO Guidelines

Baraboutis, I.F., Papastamopoulos, V., Georgious, O., Samarkos, M., Vrionis, E., Kotsianopoulou, M., Skeoutelis, A.T. (2010) Expanded postexposure prophylaxis for simultaneous multiple source HIV exposure in a health-care worker. IntJ STD AIDS, 21:147-148.

Corbett, L. (2007). Health worker access to HIV/TB prevention, treatment and care services in Africa: Situational analysis and mapping of routine and current best practices. Unpublished manuscript.

Herida, M., Larsen, C., Lot, F., Laporte, A., Desenclos, J. C., & Hamers, F. F. (2006). Cost-effectiveness of HIV post-exposure prophylaxis in France. AIDS (London, England), 20(13), 1753-1761.

International Planned Parenthood Federation, University of California San Francisco Global Health Sciences , UNAIDS, United Nations Population Fund, World Health Organization. (2008) Sexual & Reproductive Health and HIV: Linkages: Evidence Review and Recommendations. Available from: http://www.unfpa.org/webdav/site/global/shared/documents/publications/2008/linkages_evidence.PDF

O'Malley, E. M., Scott, R. D.,2nd, Gayle, J., Dekutoski, J., Foltzer, M., Lundstrom, T. S., et al. (2007). Costs of management of occupational exposures to blood and body fluids. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology: The Official Journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America, 28(7), 774-782.

Taegtmeyer, M, Suckling RM, Nguku PM, Meredith C, Kibaru J, Chakaya JM, et al. (2008). Working with risk: Occupational safety issues among healthcare workers in Kenya. AIDS Care, 20(3):304-310.

United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention. Updated U.S. public health service guidelines for the management of occupational exposures to HBV, HCV, and HIV and recommendations for post-exposure prophylaxis. MMWR Recommendations and Reports, 2001, 50:RR-11.

Van Oosterhout, J. J., Nyirenda, M., Beadsworth, M. B., Kanyangalika, J. K., Kumwenda, J. J., & Zijlstra, E. E. (2007). Challenges in HIV post-exposure prophylaxis for occupational injuries in a large teaching hospital in malawi. Tropical Doctor, 37(1), 4-6. Young, T. N., Arens, F. J., Kennedy, G. E., Laurie, J. W., & Rutherford, G. (2007). Antiretroviral post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) for occupational HIV exposure. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Online), CD002835.

WHO, USAID, and FHI, Strategic Considerations for Strengthening the Linkages between Family Planning and HIV/AIDS Policies, Programmes, and Services, (Kampala, Uganda: FHI, 2009)

Supported by Existing Guidelines:

  • ILO/WHO guidelines on health services and HIV/AIDS, 2005.
  • ILO/WHO PEP guidelines, 2008

Book navigation