The 1990 Florida dental investigation. The press and the science.

  title={The 1990 Florida dental investigation. The press and the science.},
  author={Carol A. Ciesielski and D W Marianos and G. Schochetman and J. J. Witte and Harold Jaffe},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  volume={121 11},
In this issue, investigators from the Florida Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services (HRS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report reassuring findings [1]. They found no evidence for dentist-to-patient or patient-to-patient transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the practice of a Miami dentist who died of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). These findings contrast with those of an earlier HRS/CDC study in which another Florida dentist… CONTINUE READING


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