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Author Topic: Here again, another oral question  (Read 11241 times)

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Offline Morgan

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Re: Here again, another oral question
« Reply #50 on: August 10, 2006, 01:24:24 PM »
Cup,

At this point, you should know, after all the time you have spent on this site, what does and does not amount to a risk for hiv.  This has gone on long enough.

Morgan
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Offline cup_2000

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Re: Here again, another oral question
« Reply #51 on: August 10, 2006, 03:07:52 PM »
I understand. I will refrain from asking anymore questions.

Thank you all for your time. I hope you are all right.

Offline cup_2000

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Re: Here again, another oral question
« Reply #52 on: August 25, 2006, 10:31:02 AM »
Before everyone freaks out at me...please listen to my question...I am very distraught, but not for me this time. Ironically for my brother. He works for a Juvinile (up to 19) prison in the states. He is a drug and alcohol councelor. He broke up a really bad fight this morning where weapons were apparently involved. he had a large amount of blood on him. he is not sure if he had any visible cuts. He was not hurt. He was being taken to the hospital for evaluation...will they put him on PEP? What does he need to know about this? Thank you

Offline Matty the Damned

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Re: Here again, another oral question
« Reply #53 on: August 25, 2006, 10:34:46 AM »
Yup. For your "brother".

If what you say is true (and I doubt it) then your brother will be subject the standard operating procedure for dealing with HIV/AIDS exposures of this type. Tell him to ring his Union rep and not waste our time. Alternatively he could read our Welcome Thread.

It's all good.

MtD

Offline Ann

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Re: Here again, another oral question
« Reply #54 on: August 25, 2006, 10:40:47 AM »
Cup,

Unless your "brother" were also cut during this fight, it is highly unlikely he has anything to worry about and I rather doubt that PEP would be deemed necessary. Why don't you just let the hospital take care of it?

And by the way, don't think this is your ticket to come back here with more "quick" questions. If your brother has further concerns, I suggest he talks to a doctor or comes to us himself - and don't bother creating a new account to pose as your "brother", because I will know. Got it?

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Offline cup_2000

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Re: Here again, another oral question
« Reply #55 on: August 25, 2006, 11:09:40 AM »
Wow, thanks for those lines of support. He is actually at the hosital now and he is my brother...thank you. this is a great place for support. I understand that i was over reacting over a non-risk, but this is not about me. He did not have any cuts like i said.

I guess i should not come here to ask for help with this question. I just wanted to know what would happen to him with the PEP. Its amazing that you are telling me I am lying about this situation. i thought it was your philosophy to give the facts and assess risk. I came here and added onto my thread instead of starting a new one and followed the rules and now I get this. Thanks Ann, I appriciate it.

 


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