Microbiological evaluation of a newly designed dental air-turbine handpiece for anti-cross contaminations.

@article{Ohsuka1994MicrobiologicalEO,
  title={Microbiological evaluation of a newly designed dental air-turbine handpiece for anti-cross contaminations.},
  author={S Ohsuka and Michio Ohta and Kouji Masuda and Tsuguhiro Kaneda and Megumi Ueda},
  journal={The International journal of prosthodontics},
  year={1994},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={201-8}
}
The effectiveness of a newly developed anti-cross contamination device for a dental air-turbine handpiece was tested. The handpiece with or without the anti-cross contamination device was contaminated with two bacterial strains, Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus mutans, as well as two bacteriophage strains, T2 and MS2. After contamination with these… CONTINUE READING