TITLE

Efficacy of three face masks in preventing inhalation of airborne contaminants in dental practice

AUTHOR(S)
Checchi, Luigi; Montevecchi, Marco; Moreschi, Annalisa; Graziosi, Francesca; Taddei, Paola; Violante, Francesco Saverio
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Jul2005, Vol. 136 Issue 7, p877
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efficacy of face masks in preventing inhalation of airborne contaminants in dental practice. Protection of clinicians from inhaling aerosols containing organic or inorganic particles; Security of the patient from possible contamination from the dental operator; Concerns about the transmission of airborne pathogens.
ACCESSION #
17690596

 

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