Infection Prevention and Control

Is your practice a leader in infection control?

Laura Edgar, the managing director of Aura Infection Control, a leading authority in decontamination and cross-infection control in the UK, shared her most crucial advice for dental practices at...

Keeping control of infection prevention

Nicky Varney explains how practices can remain compliant.

Infection control business relocates to Derby

Dentisan officially opened its new Centre of Excellence on January 31, 2024. The facility is central to the business's expansion plans and was designed with sustainability in mind.

Breaking the chain of infection

Julia Svec details the essential steps to take to reduce transmission.

Giving viruses the cold shoulder

Nicky Varney explains the importance of infection prevention practices in the winter.

First-of-its-kind splatter study examines infection control during oral surgery

A study from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry examined the patterns of splatter contamination created by rotary instruments and irrigation during oral surgery. This study is the first...

Doing your bit

Rebecca Waters discusses the role of dental professionals in fighting antibiotic resistance.

Viruses – what are they, and why are they a threat?

A look at how to stop the spread of harmful microorganisms.

IP&C Practice of the Year winner announced

The winners of the 2023 ‘Aura Infection Prevention and Control Practice of the Year’ has been announced.

Best practices for instruments disinfection and decontamination

A look at the steps for safe sterilisation.  

Safe and effective microbial control

Ross Walker details the risks associated with the overuse or incorrect use of antimicrobials.

Safe and effective microbial control

Ross Walker considers the dangers associated with antimicrobial resistance (AMR).