Dental Instruments

Known as: Dental Instrument, Instrument, Dental, Instruments, Dental 
Hand-held tools or implements especially used by dental professionals for the performance of clinical tasks.
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2007
2007
Cleaning of dental instruments is the first line of control in reducing the adherent bioburden. The threat of vCJD and the… (More)
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2005
2005
Reduction of the initial bioburden on instruments, prior to sterilization, is believed to reduce transmission risks of iatrogenic… (More)
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2004
2004
The theoretical risk of prion transmission via surgical instruments is of current public and professional concern. These concerns… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND The cleaning of endodontic and all dental instruments prior to sterilization is a prerequisite for their processing… (More)
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2002
2002
There is current concern in the UK over the possible transmission of prions via contaminated surgical instruments. Some dental… (More)
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2001
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2001
Freshwater amoebae are ubiquitous. Some species can cause infections in humans while others can ingest and protect opportunistic… (More)
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1998
1998
The antimicrobial and sporicidal activities in vitro and in vivo of 1% peroxygen (Virkon) and 2% alkaline glutaraldehyde (Asporin… (More)
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1995
1995
PURPOSE To quantitate blood contamination present on dental instruments used for routine prophylaxis and to assess the… (More)
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1995
1995
The decontamination of dental instruments before sterilization is designed to safeguard dental personnel from exposure to… (More)
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1988
1988
We studied 1309 dental professionals (1132 dentists, 131 hygienists, and 46 assistants) without behavioral risk factors for the… (More)
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