Journal Article

Needlestick injuries among surgeons in training.

Makary MA, Al-Attar A, Holzmueller CG, et al. The New England journal of medicine. 2007;356:2693-9.

This survey revealed that nearly all surgical residents experience a needlestick injury during their training, but the majority are not reported. Feeling "rushed" or fatigued was a frequent contributing factor to needlesticks.