Infection Prevention and Control
Dentists and dental hygienists and therapists have joined a chorus of organisations calling on the government to provide all healthcare workers with the correct personal protection equipment (PPE) to...
More than 10,000 people signed up to watch Chief Dental Officer for England Sara Hurley’s webinar address to the dental profession on Friday evening.
During recent weeks it has become distressingly apparent that there is a high level of confusion amongst the general public about which sanitising products are effective against coronavirus. Posts on...
The Switzerland-based hygiene solutions company has recommended a number of products to help stop the spread of viruses, including the one involved in the current Coronavirus outbreak.
One of Britain’s leading specialists in dental decontamination and cross-infection control, Aura Infection Control, will be on hand at this month’s Cardiff Dentistry Show.
Prestige Dental’s newest recruit, Rebecca Baxendale, has hit the ground running. Just back from Boston, USA, where she’s been undergoing hands-on training at Pulpdent on all things Activa BioActive.
Three national dental organisations are supporting the World Health Organisation’s World Antibiotic Awareness Week by urging the dental profession to help keep antibiotics working.
The British Association of Oral Surgeons (BAOS) has launched a new antimicrobial stewardship e-Learning resource for oral health professionals to test their knowledge of antibiotic prescribing.
Researchers at the Manchester Metropolitan University have designed and developed a dental resin which actively fights oral bacteria and fungi using a slow-release mechanism that lasts for 45 days.