Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Hygienists

Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Hygienists

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source



Dental Hygienists preparing for certification boards now have the ideal reference for reviewing the Infection Control Procedures. Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Hygienists presents thorough coverage of the safety standards and infectious disease prevention in five key areas: Microbiology and Disease Prevention Specific to Dentistry, National Guidelines, Recommendations, and RegulationsAffecting Dental Practice, Infection Control Techniques in the Dental Office, Environmental Health and Safety in the Dental Office, and Office Communications Regarding Infection Control. The detailed content is augmented by Skill Mastery Assessment questions at the end of each chapter to assess comprehension and retention of the material. Numerous hands-on procedures are included in the chapters, which hygienists can put into practice immediately. In addition, many useful charts and forms have been included that may be reproduced for training other members of the dental team. This is a must-have text for dental hygienists to ensure that they are up to speed with the latest procedures to ensure their and their patients' safety.... are evident in dental equipment, open flames, radiation, ultrasonic devices, sterilization units, and sharp instruments. ... All electrical equipment must be properly grounded, following the manufacturera#39;s instructions and according to local ... (For additional information on emergency fire evacuation and use of a fire extinguisher, refer to Chapter 15: Office ... In other areas of the office, hot plates, automatic coffeemakers, and microwave ovens should be used, rather than open flames.


Title:Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Hygienists
Author: Ellen Roberta Dietz, Raula Badavinac
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2002
ISBN-13:

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.


Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA