TITLE

MANAGEMENT OF DENTAL UNIT WATER LINES

AUTHOR(S)
Freeman, Julia
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Dental Nursing;Oct2013 Supplement Guide to HTM 01-05, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the management of dental unit water lines (DUWL) in the practice of dentistry. It focuses on the risks of legionnaires' disease in dental surgery and how to lessen the risk of staff and patients contracting the disease. It presents the British Health and Safety Executive guidance on the disinfection of DUWL to ensure the safety of patients against the risk of legionella.
ACCESSION #
90508952

 

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