infection prevention

An evaluation of the BeeSure Floral Face Masks
An evaluation of the BeeSure Floral Face MasksContemporary Product Solutions takes a look at the new breathable, fun face masks from EcoBee.
Why instrument processing efficiency is more important than you think
Why instrument processing efficiency is more important than you thinkThe design of your instrument processing area can have serious benefits or consequences for your practice.
The dangers of STDs in the dental practice
The dangers of STDs in the dental practiceWhat every dental professional needs to know about contracting STDs in the dental practice.
6 overlooked areas in your office that can improve infection control
6 overlooked areas in your office that can improve infection controlMinimizing infection risk is vital to you, your patients and your practice.
New discovery could eliminate infections after root canals
New discovery could eliminate infections after root canalsThe new method of detecting bacteria during root canal treatments could eliminate secondary infections and the need for follow-up visits.
10 questions you need to ask about infection control
10 questions you need to ask about infection controlPoor infection control practices can lead to major problems for your patients, so it's critical to ensure you're doing everything to prevent dental infections.
New coating could make dental implants better than ever
New coating could make dental implants better than everA team of researchers out of UPV/EHU-University of Basque Country have developed a coating for implants that could help stop infections.
New gingivitis code helps you provide ethical care
New gingivitis code helps you provide ethical careA new gingivitis code with help you to provide your patients with the full care they deserve.
How clean are the dental unit waterlines in your office?Waterlines can be filled with all kinds of dangerous bacteria. In this article some of these bacteria are discussed, as well as methods for preventing their growth.
How to prepare your dental practice for flu season
How to prepare your dental practice for flu seasonFlu season is upon us. That’s the bad news. And while you can’t control when patients walk through your door under the weather, there are some simple things you can do behind the scenes to protect your team and patients from infection. By following the recommended infection control guidelines in these six tips, you can reduce the spread of infectious diseases and maintain a healthy environment.