TITLE

Scandal is painful reminder to practice safely

AUTHOR(S)
Green, John M.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
CDS Review;May/Jun2013, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on addressing the impacts of the occurrence of disgraceful events in dentistry which affects public trusts. It relates an incident happened in Tulsa, Oklahoma wherein, a patient has acquired HIV and Hepatitis C after taking a treatment from an oral surgeon. It adds that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published dental health guidelines for infection control which includes hand hygiene, equipment disinfection, and ecological infection control.
ACCESSION #
87654561

 

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