Effective environmental decontamination

Freeman, Julia
September 2012
Dental Nursing;Sep2012, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p561
Academic Journal
The article discusses the important role that environmental decontamination of surfaces and instruments plays in dentistry to help reduce the number of pathogens or bacteria that cause disease. One must select cleaning products that are fit for purpose and have been recommended for use in a dental surgery and are CE marked. Wipes have been found to be more superior to sprays. A checklist for cleaning in a dental practice, which includes cleaning by a dental nurse and cleaning staff is included.


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