Traditional healers in South Africa are exposed to infection, but few can get protective gear
By Carolyn Audet, Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy at the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health , Vanderbilt University
Mosa Moshabela, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Research and Innovation (Acting), University of KwaZulu-Natal
Ryan G Wagner, Research Fellow, Wits School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand
An average healer in the rural South African town where the study was done experiences about 1,500 occupational blood exposures in their lifetime.
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- Monday, March 1st 2021