Splash injury | definition of splash injury by Medical dictionary
An accidental spraying of body fluids onto exposed mucocutaneous surfaces
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splash injury Nursing An accidental spraying of body fluids onto exposed body regions. Cf Needle-stick–injury.
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References in periodicals archive
* Eyewash fountains are essential to protect lab users from chemical splash injury
In another instance, a construction worker refused to follow a nurse's orders and go home after suffering an acid splash injury
to his eyes.