Doctors should also popularize science. How can they protect themselves from AIDS in their professional work?

What are the protection points of surgeons and obstetricians and gynecologists? On the basis of the principle of universal protection, surgeons should also pay attention to: (1) During the operation, puncture, venous incision, intravenous injection and other invasive operations on patients, the operation procedures shall be strictly implemented and safety protection measures shall be implemented; (2) Wear gloves and isolation gown when directly contacting the patient’s blood, infectious body fluids and mucosa. Discard the damaged gloves immediately, wash hands and wear new gloves; (3) Wear blindfold and mask when blood may splash or aerosol may form; (4) To prevent skin damage by instruments during operation; (5) Minimize mouth-to-mouth breathing in case of emergency, and use mouthparts, rubber balls for artificial Read More …

As a medical worker, you must collect this knowledge about AIDS.

Editor’s Note: Feng Yibing, co-author of this article, is a doctor at Yuetan Community Health Service Center, Fuxing Hospital Affiliated to Capital Medical University. With the continuous growth of the number of HIV-infected people, previous HIV-infected people have also entered the onset period one after another, and the demand for health services among this population has also increased dramatically. As a doctor, Of course, it is to keep one’s promise. Take the patient’s health as the first consideration and do everything possible to treat the patient. More and more news reports [XX Hospital refuses to admit AIDS patients and doctors discriminate against HIV/AIDS] attract people. Whenever similar reports appear, hospitals and medical personnel are accused of [prevarication], [discrimination] against patients, Read More …

Doctor, am I afraid of AIDS?

That day, such a patient came to my clinic. He looked worried, holding a wet paper towel in his hand, and carefully wiped the stool three times before sitting stiffly. After fighting with himself, he finally raised his head and said: Doctor, I think I have AIDS. Under the guidance of good advice, I learned his story. Xiao Zhang has been strict with family education since he was a child. His parents are demanding of him and strict with his daily words and deeds. For example, he must wash his hands before and after meals. His family conditions are also good. His father’s foreign friends often come to stay at home for a short time. His father will urge Xiao Read More …

Nightmares during pregnancy, infected with AIDS?

Editor’s Note: Co-author Zhang Xiayan is a doctor of Shijingshan District CDC in Beijing. The editor has been a volunteer HIV counseling and testing officer for a long time in the clinical front line, and has also been a HIV medical record manager for a long time. He has been to different hospitals, met many people and heard many stories. One of them may not be called a story, but an accident. Anyway, I was so impressed by it that many years later today, I cannot forget it: A young couple, the girl was pregnant and came for a pregnancy test. Anyone who has had a pregnancy test knows that AIDS and syphilis are items that must be tested. Originally, Read More …

Prevention of AIDS, this move has never been out of date!

Adolescents are increasingly threatened by HIV. Dr. Clove specially found Director Wang Lu of the Xuan Classroom of the STD/AIDS Prevention and Control Center of the Chinese CDC to tell young people that there are good ways to prevent and treat AIDS in what? Condoms are the patron saint of young people’s sexual health. Condoms are the [patron saint] that blocks the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. How powerful is this [god] and will there be omissions? No doubt! The effectiveness of condoms in blocking AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases has been confirmed from the laboratory to the population: under the premise of correct use, latex condoms can effectively block all pathogens of sexually transmitted diseases, even the smallest pathogens Read More …

Large plate chicken spreads AIDS? Homosexuals are easy to get AIDS? The authority tells you that the five truths of AIDS

Editor’s Note: The co-author of this article, Tommy, is a doctor at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Shijingshan District of Beijing. Speaking of the word [AIDS], do you think of what? It can be prevented and treated but cannot be cured, so the social fear of AIDS still exists more or less. Perhaps you already know a lot about AIDS, and perhaps you can give the correct answers to some of the questions listed below. However, we still want to talk about these questions in detail. I hope you can know more about AIDS and protect yourself more. Can Blood Drops on Xinjiang Large Plate Chickens Spread AIDS? Rumors! This is still a rumor that spread in Read More …

Do a routine operation, why do you want to check syphilis and AIDS?

[Q] Ms. Zhang, a citizen, asked: Recently, when she went to the hospital for surgery, she was asked to have syphilis and AIDS tests. She felt insulted and wanted to ask if the hospital did this to earn examination fees. [A] Chia an Answer, West China Clinical Medical College, Sichuan University, Ms. Zhang, a citizen: I am very curious why there are so many routine examination items before surgery, and why do you keep a close eye on syphilis and AIDS? Why don’t you question why you have to check urine and feces and liver and kidney functions before surgery? They are all inspections. Why is there such a big difference? Syphilis and AIDS are estimated to be so wronged Read More …

Can sharing razors spread HIV

There have been reports of infection caused by sharing razors in history, but it is controversial. A pair of young brothers in the United States have been infected with HIV one after another. They all suffer from hemophilia (a hereditary disease that is difficult to stop bleeding due to coagulation dysfunction caused by lack of coagulation factors). In order to control the disease, factor VIII needs to be imported for a long time. A was found to be HIV positive in 1985, while B was tested positive in 1991 and negative before. Researchers analyzed the virus sequences and found that the virus strains in the two bodies were highly similar, If blood transfusion products cause B infection, Then the viruses Read More …

Can women infected with AIDS still give birth to healthy babies?

Answer this question first, HIV-positive mothers can also give birth to normal and healthy babies. The recognized transmission routes of HIV mainly include blood, mother-to-child transmission and sexual transmission. However, mother-to-child transmission often breaks the hearts of the kind public: [Why should newborn children also suffer from this crime? [The so-called mother-to-child transmission of HIV (also known as vertical transmission), Refers to HIV-infected mothers, HIV is transmitted to the fetus/infant during pregnancy, during childbirth and during lactation after pregnancy. Without any intervention measures, The probability of mother-to-child transmission is between 15% and 45%. However, if timely intervention measures are taken before or during pregnancy (described later), the risk of infection can be controlled below 5%, and in some cases it Read More …