How to manage the biological risk in a dental clinic: current and future perspectives.

@article{Saccucci2017HowTM,
  title={How to manage the biological risk in a dental clinic: current and future perspectives.},
  author={Matteo Saccucci and Gaetano Ierardo and Carmela Protano and Matteo Vitali and Antonella Polimeni},
  journal={Minerva stomatologica},
  year={2017},
  volume={66 5},
  pages={
          232-239
        }
}
Dental personnel (DP) may be exposed to pathogens during dental treatment, either through contact contaminated equipment, or with blood and respiratory secretion. On the other hand, health care professionals are constantly exposed to pathogens and opportunists in their work environment. Consequently, the dental healthcare environment is connected with the risk of exposure to biological agents both for patients and dental workers, and involves a wide number of microorganisms that can be present… CONTINUE READING