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Volume 25, Number 9—September 2019
Online Report

Decision Tool for Herpes B Virus Antiviral Prophylaxis after Macaque-Related Injuries in Research Laboratory Workers

Sapha Barkati1Comments to Author , Hashim Ba Taher1, Elizabeth Beauchamp, Cédric P. Yansouni, Brian J. Ward, and Michael D. Libman
Author affiliations: McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (S. Barkati, C.P. Yansouni, B.J. Ward, M.D. Libman); Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Muscat, Oman (H.B. Taher); Hôpital Pierre-Boucher, Longueuil, Quebec (E. Beauchamp)

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Table 3

Categorization of the risk of exposure based on the scoring system for 251 monkey-related injury events in 176 laboratory workers evaluated during 2012–2016

Score category No. (%) events
Low: 0–1 point 38 (15.14)
Intermediate: 2–3 points 111 (44.22)
High: 4–7 points 102 (40.64)

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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