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Table 2 Association between job category and the time of the injury

From: Factors associated with needlestick injuries among healthcare workers: implications for prevention

Shift /Job Physicians (%) Nurses (%) Housekeepers (%) Other HCWs (%) Total (%)
Morning shift 32 (71.1) 61 (64.2) 7 (63.6) 23 (76.7) 123 (68)
Afternoon shift 6 (13.3) 6 (6.3) 2 (18.2) 2 (6.7) 16 (8.8)
Night shift 7 (15.6) 28 (29.5) 2 (18.2) 5 (16.7) 42 (23.2)
Total 45 (100) 95 (100) 11 (100) 30 (100) 181 (100)
  1. This table show the healthcare workers distributions of needlestick injuries according to 181 reported cases. Pearson chi-square 7.002, p-value 0.321