EXTEND THE LIFE OF YOUR HANDPIECE: Maintenance & Sterilization Tips

Hayes, Joe
November 2005
Dental Assistant;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p10
The article presents suggestions for dental handpiece maintenance and sterilization with a view to extending their lifespan. It provides tips for cleaning and lubrication of high-speed handpieces, low-speed handpieces, attachment and air scalers. Cleaning, lubricating, running and sterilizing if applicable are the steps generally required.


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